Car group warns Budget must keep green allowance

The Chancellor has been warned that ditching a 100% allowance for low carbon cars bought for leasing would be a flawed move. The British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association believes taking away the financial help in the 2013 Budget on Wednesday will push fleets away from green vehicles. In its submission to the Treasury ahead […]

Report pulls plug on electric car expectations

The large scale roll out of plug-in electric vehicles will be hindered unless investors stimulate demand, lower the cost of public charging infrastructure and manage the impact on the grid. That’s the conclusion of consultants Accenture in a new report which analyzed a range of electric vehicle trials around the world, focusing on pure electric […]