31 May '11, 9am

London Expands its Electric Car Charging Points As Part of Transportation Plans

Since one of the main drawbacks for would-be buyers of electric cars is the fear that they will be left without any electricity, this could be a major boost to get more people to go electric. Already, electric car owners do not have to pay the £10 daily congestion charge which is another good reason to buy one. There is also a Plug-In Car Grant available which pays 25% towards the cost of an electric car, to a maximum of £5,000, to encourage people to buy electric or plug-in hybrids. They are working towards developing a national charging network which would be interchangeable between cities.

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