Britain Embracing Electric Cars

Watts Up With That?

electric_car Electric car owned by Anthony Watts

Guest essay by Eric Worrall

British sales of Electric and Hybrid cars have surged in the last year. But there might be more than green conscience driving the rise in sales.

According to GoUltraLow;

Last year over 28,000 electric cars were registered across the country. That’s more than the combined totals of electric cars sold every year since 2010, and marks a phenomenal 94% annual rise compared to the previous year.

Plug-in power is fast becoming a mainstream option for drivers alongside petrol and diesel, and EV popularity shows no sign of slowing.

We saw every region in the UK record improve year-on-year registrations for plug-in cars. Ultra low emission vehicles (ULEVs) proved to be the most popular in the South East of England, closely followed by the South West and the West Midlands.

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