UK: Government departments must move on ULEV
British Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has set out plans for the government to move towards ultra-low emission car fleets over the next decade. The Government Car Service is on track to meet the targets, with EVs making up nearly 23% of the fleet.
Fleet manager adoption of EVs, Low-speed EVs in China.
Research tip: William Sierzchula’s study ‘Factors influencing fleet manager adoption of electric vehicles’ at the TU Delft, Netherlands, found that most fleet managers based their EV buying decision on their own testing experience. “Greening” the company’s image or incentives were less important.
greencarcongress.com, sciencedirect.com (purchase study)
Reading tip: EVs are just slowly catching up speed in China? AutoblogGreen took a closer look at low-speed vehicles and found out that half a million electric were sold so far. A low-speed electric vehicle revolution!