A people-led, green automotive industry can turbocharge the UK's economic growth

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The government should jump at the chance to create jobs and revitalise industrial heartlands through investments in 'greening' the auto industry, writes Common Wealth’s Adam Almeida

Britishvolt, a start-up seeking to manufacture lithium-ion batteries necessary for the green transition of the UK's automotive sector, has hit a rocky road in recent weeks. After The Guardian reported...

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