Younger U.K. Drivers Turning on to Electric Vehicles

August 30th, 2017 Comments Off on Younger U.K. Drivers Turning on to Electric Vehicles

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At the same timeMy Electric Avenue report stresses collaboration. Read more ... », researchResearch reveals predicted electric car boom at UK hot spot cities. Read more ... » by the Automobile Assn. reveals people over 55 are the least likely to own an EVUK: Nissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger. Read more ... ».

Results of the Populus polling firm’s survey of 16Free? Why Electric Cars may soon be even more Cost Effective. Read more ... »,508 AAUK: Motorways to have charging stations for electric cars to encourage more people to switch to battery-powered vehicles. Read more ... » members conducted in mid-July will come as welcome newsWilmslow one of first to get charging points for electric vehicles. Read more ... » to the U.K. governmentElectric Cars Would Lower UK Oil Imports By 40%, But Only With Much Wider Adoption: Report. Read more ... » following its announcement it intends to eliminate sales of internal-combustion-engineSunderland-built electric cars could protect our health, finds Parliament report. Read more ... »-powered carsElectric cars will become as ubiquitous as the internet, says transport minister. Read more ... » by 2040.

“This may confound the ‘boy racer’ image that older people may have of young drivers,” AA President Edmund KingUK: Motorways to have charging stations for electric cars to encourage more people to switch to battery-powered vehicles. Read more ... » says of the survey results. “Although overall numbers are still low, it shows that young drivers are taking an interest in new-carUK: Nissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger. Read more ... » technologyElectric cars will become as ubiquitous as the internet, says transport minister. Read more ... » despite the fact that three-quarters (76%) are concerned about the high purchaseVW's 'dieselgate' puts spotlight on electric cars in Germany. Read more ... » priceElectric vehicle charge-point installed at Fleet Services on the M3. Read more ... » of EVsTesla takes UK supercharger network to Sainsbury's. Read more ... » – but even that compares with 84% of older drivers concerned about price.”

The study also shows that among those who don’t own an EV, barriers to ownershipMy Electric Avenue report stresses collaboration. Read more ... » stubbornly remain: the perceived lack of chargingElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... » stations, the costElectric Avenue trial project seeks new participants. Read more ... » of buying an electric carElectric vehicle charge-point installed at Fleet Services on the M3. Read more ... » and durability of the batteryCharging points at 72% of motorway stations. Read more ... ».

Other concerns include the potential time it might take to offset low operating costsMy Electric Avenue report stresses collaboration. Read more ... » against purchase price and limited rangeElectric vehicles: it’s time for businesses to wake up to the benefits. Read more ... ».

“In reality, these concerns are evaporating much more quickly than perhaps most people realize,” King says. “It seems that young drivers certainly ‘get’ the concept#ev proud: Scotland hosts first electric car rally. Read more ... » of electric drivingCheapest small #EV lease: Citroen C Zero Special 159+vat/m Offer. Read more ... », and our research consistently showed that it is older drivers who are putting up concerns that simply don’t exist.

“In fact, a third of respondents overall say they have no understanding of EVs.”

To counter that lack of awareness, the AA Trust has launched Drive Electric, a series of freeFree? Why Electric Cars may soon be even more Cost Effective. Read more ... » sessions designed to help drivers understand EVs and how to obtain the best economy from them. The first sessions are being run in conjunction with the new Electric VehicleUK: Nissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger. Read more ... » ExperienceUK: Nissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger. Read more ... » Center in Milton KeynesLamp posts with charging points and free parking for green cars: Four cities get £40m pot to improve electric-car infrastructure. Read more ... » – the first center of its type dedicatedElectric car charging points spark debate (AGAIN). Read more ... » to electric and plug-inGov Review: ULEVs and the energy sector #electricCar #ElectricVehicle #ev. Read more ... » vehiclesElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... ».

“The fact is the average journeyErm, good luck: Southern goes electric – encouraging car park users to plug in while they take the train. Read more ... » length in the U.K. is just 8Electric car sales in UK expected to double in 2013 as prices start to fall. Read more ... ».9Electric vans could save London businesses millions a year. Read more ... » miles (14#ElectricCar buyers are younger and more Affluent than hybrid owners. Read more ... » km) and, for most families, an EV is the ideal economical and practical solution for a second car at least,” King says.

“New vehicles are coming onstream with much higher practical range (200 miles [322 km] will soonCheapest small #EV lease: Citroen C Zero Special 159+vat/m Offer. Read more ... » be very much the low end) and there are hundreds of new public charging pointsPod Point offers UK’s first lease option of #electricCar Charging Pods . Read more ... » being installed every month.

“Government incentivesVW's 'dieselgate' puts spotlight on electric cars in Germany. Read more ... » are designed to not only contribute towards the cost of a new EV but also for the cost of charging pointsWhat with all Electric Car Charging points "lack of use" bashing on the Media. Here is what I think on this... (Draft). Read more ... » at homes and workplaces.

“Young drivers are most likely to wantLondon : Bluecity will mimic the Autolib scheme running in Paris. Read more ... » to chargePod Point offers UK’s first lease option of #electricCar Charging Pods . Read more ... » their car at workFree? Why Electric Cars may soon be even more Cost Effective. Read more ... » (nearly a third, 32Pod Point offers UK’s first lease option of #electricCar Charging Pods . Read more ... »%, of 18Electric Cars Cut Greenhouse Gases Even More Than Expected, NASA Says. Read more ... »- to 24-year-olds say so comparedElectric Cars Cut Greenhouse Gases Even More Than Expected, NASA Says. Read more ... » with 11The UK went crazy for electric vehicles and hybrids in 2015. Read more ... »% of 55- to 64-year-olds). Firms can get grants towards installing charging points and doing so demonstrates a commitment to the fastCircontrol brings together over a hundred experts from all over Europe to discuss the current situation and future of the electric vehicle. Read more ... »-changing automotive technology.”

King also welcomes the recent Transport for LondonSource London expands with POLAR Charging infrastructure. Read more ... » announcement that £4UK: Half of Plug-in Car Grants unclaimed. Read more ... ».5Charge Your Car network completes 100,000 EV charges in UK. Read more ... » million ($5.8 million) is being spent on improving the on-street chargingPaving #EV future: Electric Cars: #Charging Points To Boost Sales. Read more ... » infrastructureElectric Cars Would Lower UK Oil Imports By 40%, But Only With Much Wider Adoption: Report. Read more ... » in Greater LondonCouncil ask where to install more electric car charging points. Read more ... ».

“Our study clearly showed that if such points were installed in residents’ parkingErm, good luck: Southern goes electric – encouraging car park users to plug in while they take the train. Read more ... » places, it would bring down an immediate barrier to ownership for those living in flats, for example, who otherwise find it difficult to charge their cars,” he says.

“EV ownership has been growing rapidly but is still a longElectric car sales in UK expected to double in 2013 as prices start to fall. Read more ... » way from widespread public acceptance, given that registrations of plug-in vehicles recently passed just 100,000.”

 

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