MPs urge Chancellor to slash EV ‘Pavement Tax’

A cross party group of MPs and Peers have written to the Chancellor in the run up to his Spring Budget urging him to abolish the so-called electric vehicle ‘pavement tax’ in order to boost EV adoption and speed up a cleaner air future for all.

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FairCharge calls for government to axe EV ‘pavement tax’

FairCharge, the national electric vehicle campaign group, is urgently calling on the Government to cut the VAT rates on public EV charging and has set out a six-point action plan to accelerate the electric car revolution.

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Government must reaffirm commitment to zero-emission car targets

Following reports that zero-emission car targets could be watered down, motoring broadcaster and transport campaigner Quentin Willson has called on the UK Government to not go back on commitments that have been made.

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Public rapid EV charging costs continue to rise

The cost to charge an electric vehicle (EV) on a pay-as-you-go basis at a publicly accessible ‘rapid’ charger has increased by 42% – or 18.75p per kilowatt hour – since May to reach an average of 63.29p per kilowatt hour, according to new data released by the RAC.

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