China's EV incentives and sales, Carbon emissions, Public charging.
Click tip: It is easy to loose track of China’s numerous EV incentives on both national and regional level. Charlie Paglee took the time to compose an exhaustive list of local incentives as well as the electric car sales by model in China in 2013.
Research tip: A study by the Environment Virginia Research & Policy Center titled ‘Driving Cleaner: More Electric Vehicles Mean Less Pollution’ is looking at the carbon emission saving potential of EVs and links it to health and economic benefits.
environmentvirginia.org (report), environmentvirginia.org (summary)
Listening tip: Chargemaster CEO David Martell and Baroness Kramer, UK Minister of State for the Department of Transport, were asked by BBC Radio 4 about their views on the often high tariffs of public charging. Both considered public charging points a necessity for occasional and exceptional use, which cannot be offered free of charge.
bbc.co.uk via transportevolved.com