Government axes plug-in car grant to boost funding for electric vans and trucks

Government axes plug-in car grant to boost funding for electric vans and trucks
 

The Government's plug-in car grant scheme has been axed with the funding refocused towards extending plug-in grants for new electric vans and trucks and supporting the roll out of the public chargepoint network.

The move, announced with immediate effect from today (14 June), is supported by a new public evaluation report which highlights that, while the plug-in car grant was vital in building the early market for EVs, it has since been having less of an effect on demand, with other [...]



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