UK: Half of Plug-in Car Grants unclaimed

February 20th, 2014 Comments Off on UK: Half of Plug-in Car Grants unclaimed

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Recent salesTotal Count : UK electric car sales surge in 2014. Read more ... » figures of electricPlugin Hybrids #EV electric range: V60 30miles vs Prius plugin 12miles vs DS5 6 miles. #green #electricCar. Read more ... » vehiclesBusinessGreen: UK offers £10m prize for new electric car batteries. Read more ... » eligible for the PlugPlugin Hybrids #EV electric range: V60 30miles vs Prius plugin 12miles vs DS5 6 miles. #green #electricCar. Read more ... »-in CarPlugin Hybrids #EV electric range: V60 30miles vs Prius plugin 12miles vs DS5 6 miles. #green #electricCar. Read more ... » and Van GrantsWhy Go Electric: What Plug-in car and van grants available?. Read more ... » show that only around half of the GovernmentBusinessGreen: UK offers £10m prize for new electric car batteries. Read more ... » budget is likely to be claimed.

Under the Plug-in Car and Van GrantWiltshire making the switch to electric vehicles. Read more ... » schemeFairness: #Hybrid and sub 100g/km cars to lose exemption from #London #Congestion #Charge. take that wannabees!. Read more ... », which launched in 2011 and ends in March 2015, the Office of Low Emission VehiclesGreen light for electric car charging point in Basingstoke. Read more ... » has projected that only £230 million will have been allocated; leaving £170 million of the £400 budgeted unclaimed.

Recent figures published by the Department for TransportWell Done: Birmingham switched on to potential of electric cars. Read more ... » show that, up to the end of December 2013, 6Nissan reaches 10,000 Leaf electric car sales in UK. Read more ... »,709 grants, each worth up to £5Good News Everyone! Plug-in Car Grant to rise to 35% of RRP from April 1st 2015. UK. Read more ... »,000 for an electric carExcellent news: Airport installs Merseyside's first rapid car charging point. Read more ... » had been allocated at a costCouncil aims to turbo-charge electric car use in Oxford. Read more ... » of £33First carbon-zero taxi service hits UK roads. Read more ... ».5 million.

For Plug-in Van Grants, which have been available since 2012 and worth up to £8#ev proud: Scotland hosts first electric car rally. Read more ... »,000, only 404 claims have been made at a total cost of around £3EV Message: Electric surge as record numbers of drivers switch to plug-in cars. Read more ... ».2EV Message: Electric surge as record numbers of drivers switch to plug-in cars. Read more ... » million.

To be eligible under the twoGreat Stuff: Electric car charging points coming to West Berkshire. Read more ... » parallel Plug-in Grant schemes, vehicles must satisfy demanding criteria including:
*Only newKia’s electric car on sale in 2014 – but will it be for UK?. Read more ... » vehicles are eligible (including pre-registration conversions);
*Tailpipe vehicles emissionsNissan claims the world’s largest electric taxi fleet deal with 110 new LEAF 30 kWh in Madrid. Read more ... » must be 75 gCO2/km or less;
*Electric vehiclesElectric car tech update: BMW working on wireless charging. Read more ... » (EVsVW Push For Electric Vehicles Gains Further Momentum. Read more ... ») must have a rangePlugin Hybrids #EV electric range: V60 30miles vs Prius plugin 12miles vs DS5 6 miles. #green #electricCar. Read more ... » of at least 70 miles;
*Plug-in hybrid EVs (PHEVs) must have an electric rangePlugin Hybrids #EV electric range: V60 30miles vs Prius plugin 12miles vs DS5 6 miles. #green #electricCar. Read more ... » of at least 10Electric cars will become as ubiquitous as the internet, says transport minister. Read more ... » miles;
*Vehicles must be able to reach a speedThe UK's cheapest electric car will cost less than £10,000. Read more ... » of at least 60Plugins Electric Range: 15miles for 2013 #Prius and #Ampera, vs 30+ miles for #Volt and #V60 #Hybrid #Volvo.. Read more ... » mph.

Both private car buyers and fleets are eligible to receive the new grant, which is administered by the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEVChargemaster confirms free wallbox offer to continue. Read more ... ») – no applications forms are required as the dealership completes all the necessary paperwork on the buyerThe UK's cheapest electric car will cost less than £10,000. Read more ... »’s behalf and the grant is automatically deducted from the vehicleEV / Electric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014 (Source East / Source London). Read more ... » priceThe UK's cheapest electric car will cost less than £10,000. Read more ... » at the pointEV / Electric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014 (Source East / Source London). Read more ... » of purchaseElectric cars gain momentum. Read more ... ».

Asked in Parliament about the scheme, Robert Goodwill, the Roads Minister, said: “Sales of ultra low emission vehiclesA2Dominion driving EVs in UK's first ecotown. Read more ... » have been increasing year on year, but at a slower rate than originally anticipated.

“We are currently projecting to spend [approx.] £230 million over the period. Grant uptake in 2013 was 335% higher than in 2011, grants in January 2014 were at a record level and 679% higher than the equivalent month in 2013.”

Dr Ben LaneExcellent: UK electric vehicle numbers surpasses 13,000 mark. Read more ... », Director of Next GreenFairness: #Hybrid and sub 100g/km cars to lose exemption from #London #Congestion #Charge. take that wannabees!. Read more ... » Car, said: “While the marketKia’s electric car on sale in 2014 – but will it be for UK?. Read more ... » for electric vehicles is developing at a rapidNissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger (in UK). Read more ... » rate, many private and businessExcellent news: Airport installs Merseyside's first rapid car charging point. Read more ... » vehicle buyers remain to be convinced about the economic and operational advantages of going electric.

“The industry and Government need to continue to make the case for EVs by extending the scale and duration of the current incentivesTesla promises electric car revolution. Read more ... » beyond 2015 – non-financial benefits such as gaining accessNissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger (in UK). Read more ... » to bus lanesVW's 'dieselgate' puts spotlight on electric cars in Germany. Read more ... » also need to be explored.”

Indeed, only last month the Government announced a further investment of £9Electric cars will become as ubiquitous as the internet, says transport minister. Read more ... » million for the UKElectric car tech update: BMW working on wireless charging. Read more ... » chargingEV / Electric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014 (Source East / Source London). Read more ... » point networkExcellent news: Airport installs Merseyside's first rapid car charging point. Read more ... », and launched Go Ultra Low, the official promotional EVPlugin Hybrids #EV electric range: V60 30miles vs Prius plugin 12miles vs DS5 6 miles. #green #electricCar. Read more ... » campaign aimed at educating potential buyer of electric vehicles in the UK.

As noted by Professor Stephen GlaisterMore Scots are plugging in electric cars. Read more ... », director of the RACFairness: #Hybrid and sub 100g/km cars to lose exemption from #London #Congestion #Charge. take that wannabees!. Read more ... » Foundation: “The goodThe UK's cheapest electric car will cost less than £10,000. Read more ... » newsEcotricity's Electric Highway Grid in UK is to grow and cover entire UK motorway network. Read more ... » for drivers thinking of going green is that there is plenty of grant money left in the pot for them and the underlying price of these vehicles is gradually falling.”

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