Latest news:
Regular news: Issue 596 11 May 2012

DfT forecasts electric car mileage

Electric cars will account for 1% of all car miles travelled in the UK by 2020 and 5% by 2030, according to forecasts prepared by the DfT.

The forecasts are contained in revised transport appraisal guidance released last week.

Their publication came as Oxfordshire County Council said electric vehicles will have to be intensively used if they are to deliver CO2 emission benefits.

“It is not until an electric vehicle has been driven around 50,000 miles that a carbon benefit is gained...

Add a comment

Join Local Transport Today subscribers and read this article in full...

Local Transport Today

1 Year

2 Year

Save 10%

3 Year

Save 15%

 

£140

 

£252

 

£357

+£4 VAT

+£7.20 VAT

+£10.20 VAT


Local Transport Today is dedicated to providing you with
detailed knowledge: essential to informed transport planning and project delivery.
All annual subscriptions include a 1 user licence for TransportXtra
Local Transport Today

 


 

TransportXtra only

An online-only subscription to TransportXtra  works out at less than £7.50 per month for all the latest issues and transport intelligence.
Subscribe or view multi-user packages.

 £90 + VAT

Not ready to subscribe? Take a 2 week free trial