Cliff Taylor: Stick and carrot – what the move to electric cars will mean for your pocket

Smart Money: Move away from supporting plug-in hybrid grants a key signal

For many motorists, buying an electric car is now seen as an option, but not yet a compelling one.

However the target is to have 180,000 electric powered vehicles (EVs) on the road by 2025 – from 41,000 in the middle of this year – and to have over 900,000 by 2030. We have a long way to go.

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