UK offers £9m to boost household electric car charge points

Will Nichols
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Scheme covering up to three-quarters of installation cost part of package of measures to boost uptake of low carbon vehicles

The government is making £9m available to cover part of the costs of installing up to 10,000 electric car charge points at people's homes. Anyone who owns an ultra-low emissions vehicle or with regular...

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