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New Zealand adjusts electric car guidelines: In a bid to clear up the issues of electric car safety, New Zealand...

In a bid to clear up the issues of electric car safety, New Zealand is offering new guidelines to electric car manufacturers and importers. Entitled: Deploying electric vehicles in New Zealand: A guide to the regulatory and market environment ; the guidelines were put together by the Ministry of Transport and the Ministry of Economic Development, along with the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority. It is hoped that they can help to increase electric car uptake in the country by offering more information – in particular they offer a clear focus on consistency of plugs and how to charge electric cars safely. You can check out the guidelines: here . See also BMW launches electric car teaser video Electric vehicle battery production comes to Oregon Chery Automobile furthers electric car plans Enterprise introduces electric car discount scheme Partnership to develop fas...

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