SMMT calls for Government support to stimulate sales of BEVs

The latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that battery electric vehicle (BEV) registration volumes were at their highest ever recorded levels in March, although market share fell by one percentage point from the same month last year – down to 15.2%. 

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Tax reforms would help boost demand for EVs, research shows

New research commissioned by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has revealed that rising numbers of would-be electric vehicle (EV) drivers are now likely to delay their switch to a battery electric car – but a three-point plan of tax reform would recharge the market and accelerate the UK’s progress towards net zero.

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The culture war against EVs

In an exclusive column for Transport + Energy, Quentin Willson – Motoring Journalist and Founder of FairCharge – highlights the reasons why the Government must stick to its guns when it comes to pushing ahead with electrification plans. 

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Automotive sector calls for action to unlock £106bn EV prize

The UK automotive sector has called on all political parties to commit to five pledges and policy actions in order to accelerate growth in green vehicle manufacturing and provide consumers with a thriving and accessible electric vehicle (EV) market.

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