“Until these vehicles are as affordable to buy and as easy to own and operate as conventional cars, we risk the UK being in the slow lane, undermining industry investment and holding back progress.”
Alongside the tax overhaul, the SMMT has also pushed for dramatic updates to infrastructure across the UK.
They have called for national strategic plans to be delivered locally to uplift the number of charge points and ensure the right type of chargers are in place.
The firm is pushing for all public charge points to become available for all users with simple access.
Published at Fri, 04 Sep 2020 07:52:04 +0000