Electric charging points are coming (to your) home - and street
by Poppy Gaunt
What's Going On Here?
What Does This Mean?
The Committee on Climate Change says the plans fall short in a number of areas, such as tackling emissions from vans, SUVs and short-range plug-in hybrids, which have only limited range before reverting to a standard engine.
Why Should We Care?
Not only is pollution a major contributor to global warming, toxic air is thought to have caused over 40,000 deaths in the UK last time we checked, so putting the BRAKES on pollution has never been more crucial.
If you're fortunate enough to be able to buy a car, in this day and age an electric one is the way to go. You'll be exempt from vehicle tax (so could save hundreds per year) and you'll be future-proofed against further changes in the car market.
If you’re not in the market for some new wheels, we’ve written a helpful guide that gives you 18 awesome ways you can make a difference.
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