EV sales rise amid warnings of threat to the public purse

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The switch to electric cars is good news for emissions, but bad news for the public purse | Credit: Nrqemi
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The switch to electric cars is good news for emissions, but bad news for the public purse | Credit: Nrqemi

Market share of battery electric vehicles more than doubles in first nine months of the year, but surge in demand could spell chaos for the tax system, researchers suggest

Electric vehicles (EVs) are defying the gloomy conditions afflicting the wider UK car market, as growing numbers of consumers shy away from polluting diesel engines and embrace zero emission technologies....

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