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Grants and incentives can help create buzz for electric vehicles

On Sep 9, 2020
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How can the Irish gov's @EamonRyan + @Paschald drive the transition to cleaner transport? 🧮Reform the motor tax system to charge gas guzzlers 💶Target grants + incentives to lower-priced electric cars 🔌Support the corporate market in the switch to EVs https://t.co/iIPuoEQoXr
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While new car sales continue to decline, sales of electric vehicles (EVs) are up 3.39pc this year. But the 2,956 battery EVs sold represent less than 4pc of the new car market, so there is still a long way to go before the numbers look remotely on course to meet the Government's target of ...

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On Sep 9, 2020
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How can the Irish gov's @EamonRyan + @Paschald drive the transition to cleaner transport? 🧮Reform the motor tax system to charge gas guzzlers 💶Target grants + incentives to lower-priced electric cars 🔌Support the corporate market in the switch to EVs https://t.co/iIPuoEQoXr
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Grants and incentives can help create buzz for electric vehicles

Grants and incentives can help create buzz for electric vehicles

While new car sales continue to decline, sales of electric vehicles (EVs) are up 3.39pc this year. But the 2,956 battery EVs sold represent less than 4pc of the new car market, so there is ...

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