Electric Car News:

Why is Norway the land of electric cars?
… when you buy an electric car. We've been taking a look beneath the bonnet… of the Scandinavian country's electric car successes. Video journalist: Simon Browning…


Climate change: Electric car target 'needs to be sooner'
… cars by 2040 is too tame, advisers will say. Drivers will benefit if electric cars…. The Committee on Climate Change believes the cost of electric cars will be similar… to regulate charging points." From my own personal experience of borrowing an electric car


'I drive in the bus lane'
…"I drive in the bus lane because I have an electric car. It saves me 30 minutes… favourite thing about having an electric car. "You don't need to queue. You can just…." In March, sales of new electric cars reached 58.9% in Norway. Here in the UK, 0.9…


Globe-trotting in an electric car
…Wiebe Wakker travelled across 33 countries in almost three years to make a point about climate change. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple App Store for iPhone…


Electric cars not attractive for most people in the UK
…Only one in four people would consider buying a fully electric car in the next… an electric car was right for long family trips to Cornwall and there were no local…% of total sales for the month. The distance the electric car could travel between…


Driving an electric car from Amsterdam to Sydney
…Wiebe Wakker has arrived in Sydney, after driving there in an electric car from… the capacity and reliability of electric cars, in order to promote them as a way…


Rise in electric community car schemes in Wales
…New community electric car schemes are being set up around Wales, in an attempt… in Corwen in Denbighshire last year link to BBC story . Two new electric cars have also…. But at least one scheme in Wales has been wound up. In Corwen, the electric car is a red…


Lack of electric car charging points 'putting off drivers'
electric cars, analysis suggests. More than a third of local authorities have ten… considering a swap to electric cars. The government said it plans to expand on the current… spend longer periods, such as at shopping and leisure centre car parks. Electric car


How hard is it to have an electric car in London?
Electric car owner Becky Stevens demonstrates the challenges of charging her…


Musk adds new Model Y to electric car line-up
…Tesla has launched its latest car, the Model Y, its second mass-market electric… vehicle. The car was unveiled at an event in Los Angeles. The firm will first release…