EV market share in Europe rises in second quarter of 2020

From April to June 2020, registrations of electrically-chargeable vehicles rose by 53.3% across the EU, according to the European Automobile Manufacturers Association

EV sales in Australia triple while petrol and diesel cars decline in popularity

Almost 56% of drivers would now consider purchasing an EV as their next vehicle, according to a new report

Two-thirds of Brits opt for ‘holiday travel by petrol or diesel car’

Worries about running out of charge and not being able to find charging points are putting people off travelling in an EV, according to a report

Almost 65% of UK drivers ‘want to ban petrol and diesel cars by 2030’

The majority of the public believes an earlier phase-out date would have a positive impact on public health, according to a new report

‘EVs are cheaper to own than petrol or diesel cars’

During their lifetime, EVs can cost an average of around £107 every year less than petrol or diesel cars, according to a new survey

EV sales soar by 73% during UK car sales turmoil in June

Over this period, petrol engines have seen a 40% decline, while diesel car sales have dropped by almost 60%

End gas boilers within 15 years says Committee on Climate Change

CCC suggests range of measures but warns UK is currently poorly prepared for climate change

European ECV sales jump by 100% in first quarter of 2020

Over the same period, demand for diesel and petrol cars plummeted by 32.6% and 32.2% respectively

BEVs see lowest drop as UK car sales suffer ‘steepest decline of recent times’

BEVs have increased their share of the car market almost 30-fold from 0.9% in April 2019 to 31.9% in April this year

‘Number of diesel cars on UK streets drops for first time since 1994’

There were 110,000 fewer diesel cars licensed in 2019 compared to the previous year, according to governmental data