Sign Petition: Electric charging point which is hard to find and can’t be signposted could be discussed in Parliament

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AN ONLINE petition has been launched to force Parliament to discuss a newNew electric car club in Stratford is first of its kind in UK. Read more ... » hard to find electricUK: Merseyside to get 126 electric car charging points. Read more ... » vehicleUK: Merseyside to get 126 electric car charging points. Read more ... » (EVUK: Merseyside to get 126 electric car charging points. Read more ... ») chargingUK: Merseyside to get 126 electric car charging points. Read more ... » pointTotal Count : UK electric car sales surge in 2014. Read more ... » – that few people know exists and which isn’t allowed to be sign-posted.

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But the firm behind the schemeRun a Business in and around Yorkshire? Gov support to get you EV Driving: Discounts!. Read more ... » has been informed that it is prohibited from erecting signs directing motorists to the charging pointRun a Business in and around Yorkshire? Gov support to get you EV Driving: Discounts!. Read more ... ».

Amy Parcell, from WiredThing in Lower Road, explained: “The EV charging point was installed at Forest Row Parish CouncilEU: Parliament backs law to cut car CO2 emissions. Read more ... » in the community centre car park and is freeFree? Why Electric Cars may soon be even more Cost Effective. Read more ... » for everyone to useUK: Merseyside to get 126 electric car charging points. Read more ... ». However, after some extensive researchUK Gov: Boosting Green and Electric Car/ Low emission Car uptake with £500 Million Investment. Read more ... », we have discovered via the Department for TransportWell Done: Birmingham switched on to potential of electric cars. Read more ... » (DfT) that the GovernmentRun a Business in and around Yorkshire? Gov support to get you EV Driving: Discounts!. Read more ... » has no plans to allow directional parkingJapan: Nissan paints picture of future lifestyle with electric vehicles. Read more ... » signage on existing road signs or anywhere on the public highwayUK: Ecotricity expanding clean-energy, fast-charging network for #ElectricCar Electric Car with Nissan. Read more ... ».”

“We went to the DfT and were told it will never happen,” Amy said. “Their view was that it would be unfair to erect signs for EV charging pointsUK: Merseyside to get 126 electric car charging points. Read more ... » if there weren’t signs to petrolMillions miss out on cheaper motoring. Read more ... » stations, but you see them up and down the country on the main roads.

“We’re now stuck in a situation where, unless you are on the internet and know where to look, there’s no way of physically directing people to the charging point. It’s also in such an awkward place – which is nobody’s fault – that it’s difficult to find anyway.”

The problem has prompted WiredThing to set up an e-petition to lobby the Government to changePlanning future charging infrastructure & funding? OLEV QnA #ev #evdauk. Read more ... » its mind on the topic.

Should the document reach 100,000 signatures online before the end of March, it will have to be discussed in parliament.

Amy added: “We have advertised in more than 30 publications, but there’s only so much you can do. It’s just so disappointing.

“We’re certainly not going out leafleting around the village because that would be a waste of trees and goes completely against what we stand for. The whole point of installing this facility is to help to save the environment.

“We’d like as many people to sign the online petition as possible because if we reach the numberElectric car sales in UK expected to double in 2013 as prices start to fall. Read more ... » of signatures required, it will have to be discussed in parliament. At least then people will be more aware of it and will get talking about it.”

The EV charging point was installed with the support of Forest Row Parish Council.

Readings will be taken every three months to measure usage and WiredThing is hopeful of creating an appCharge Your Car network completes 100,000 EV charges in UK. Read more ... » for users to get exclusive deals and offers – the idea being the village could become a destination of choice for electric carUK: Merseyside to get 126 electric car charging points. Read more ... » users.

To sign the petition online, visit http://epetitions.direct.govRun a Business in and around Yorkshire? Gov support to get you EV Driving: Discounts!. Read more ... ».ukUK: Merseyside to get 126 electric car charging points. Read more ... »/petitions/71612

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