Electric, hybrid and low-emission cars

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The Guardian view on the UK car industry: facing a green moment of truth | Editorial
Editorial: If a rudderless government continues to stand back, other countries will dominate the electric vehicle revolution


07, Aug, 2022 @5:30 PM

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There is an alternative to disruptive climate protest | Letters
Letters: Prof Rupert Read believes a moderate flank of activists who can bring people together is the way forward, while Cllr John Dearing urges people to get elected to local councils to make a difference. Plus a letter from Maggie LeMare


26, Jul, 2022 @5:51 PM

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Want an electric car but fear the cost? Here’s how to flick the switch
Make the change without forking out huge sums

Shane Hickey

24, Jul, 2022 @2:54 PM

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Federal government under pressure to increase EV uptake after ACT announces petrol car ban
Electric vehicle advocates and auto industry say Australia needs nationally mandated fuel efficiency standards

Royce Kurmelovs

21, Jul, 2022 @5:30 PM

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Green upgrades could cut UK energy bills by £1,800 a year, finds study
Homeowners can boost property value by average of £10,000, shows research by WWF and ScottishPower

Alex Lawson Energy correspondent

20, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Charging my electric car is a pain as I can’t use BP Pulse credit
At the public charging point my balance is always shown as zero and when it should be £175

Zoe Wood

19, Jul, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Britain’s electric dreams will never come true while China has a materials advantage | John Naughton
Rare earth elements hold the key to a carbon-free future, but a new report reveals the UK’s shortcomings and vulnerabilities

John Naughton

09, Jul, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Electric cars sold in UK passes half a million despite supply chain issues
A fifth of the electric cars on British roads were made by Tesla, the US electric car pioneer

Jasper Jolly

03, Jul, 2022 @4:38 PM

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Labour pledges to create 30,000 jobs at electric car battery gigafactories
Party makes promise amid reports UK is falling behind European rivals in production capacity for EVs

Michael Savage

02, Jul, 2022 @9:30 PM

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EU’s electric vehicle drive leaves supercars at the back of the grid
None of the 22,000 luxury fast cars sold in 2021 were fully electric but with the 2035 fuel ban sports carmakers must change, fast

Rupert Neate

02, Jul, 2022 @7:00 AM

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I was fined £100 for charging my car at a motorway service station
The time limit for free parking is two hours but I had to wait 30 minutes just to get the use of a charging point

Anna Tims

30, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Five things we have learned about the UK’s path to net zero
Committee on Climate Change report paints a dire picture of Britain’s progress in reducing farm emissions and homes insulation

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

28, Jun, 2022 @11:01 PM

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