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Council questions ethics of backing BEVs

Electric Vehicle

01 May 2020
BEVs: not so good after all?
BEVs: not so good after all?


A council has questioned the ethics and environmental benefits of battery electric vehicles (BEVs). 

The Government and the Committee on Climate Change are both championing BEVs as the main means by which cars can become zero emission to support the statutory net zero greenhouse gas emissions target.

But South Gloucestershire Council has questioned the wisdom of promoting BEVs.

“There are a wide range of clear and well-researched equalities issues in respect of EVs,” says an...

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