EV share in the UK’s car production hit new high in July

Almost 26.0% of all cars made last month were alternatively fuelled, according to a new report

Plug-in vehicles ‘made up 17% of new cars in June’

One-in-ten car registrations in June were battery electric vehicles, according to SMMT

Net zero ‘requires nearly 2.3m new EV charge points by 2030’

The SMMT calls for a bigger budget and a 60GWh of gigafactory capacity by the end of the decade

‘One-in-five cars built in the UK are alternatively fuelled’

A new report stresses, however, only one in sixteen vehicles manufactured so far this year are battery electric vehicles

UK’s vehicle fleet reaches pension age

The ageing vehicle fleet could put carbon emission targets at risk, the SMMT suggests

UK’s ultra low emission vehicles hit half-a-million milestone

SMMT figures show nearly one-in-seven new cars sold in 2021 so far have a plug

Demand for plug-in vehicles breaks new record in March

Registrations of battery electric vehicles increased by 88.2% last month, according to the latest SMMT report

Drivers to be paid £3,000 to give up their cars

Drivers of diesel and petrol cars will reportedly be given ‘credits’ to spend on greener transport modes

BEV and PHEV registrations in UK hit record highs in 2020

Battery and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles together accounted for more than one-in-ten registrations, according to a new report

Demand for BEVs soared by 122% in November

BEVs recorded their third-highest ever monthly share of registrations at 9.1%, according to a new report