The government is playing catch up to attract electric vehicle businesses to the UK, but the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill marks a turning point
A revolution in road transport is clearly on its way with electric vehicles leading the charge. But revolutions are never straightforward and there are political, regulatory and policy obstacles for EVs in the road ahead.
In this report we take a look at those obstacles and develop a set of manifesto recommendations for what needs to happen in 2018 if EVs are to truly make it in the UK. We also set out the roadmap of the government’s key electric vehicle activities and events in 2018.