Red Tesla Model S in the new MK showroom (Image: T. Larkum)

Electric Car Incentives 1: UK Government – Grants, Road Tax and Company Car Tax

There are many incentives available to encourage drivers to move from polluting petrol and diesel cars to electric cars. They come from national and local government, car manufacturers, suppliers and independent organisations. Here we provide a brief summary of the main incentives currently provided to electric car drivers by the national government.   UK Government

Elon Musk: more than half of new vehicles will be electric and almost all autonomous in the US within 10 years

We have recently seen several projections about the adoption of electric vehicles from different companies and research groups, like Morgan Stanley, Bloomberg, and even OPEC. Most of them predict that about half of new vehicle production will be electric at some point between 2035 and 2040. Now Tesla CEO Elon Musk jumps in with his

Elon Musk’s big battery brings reality crashing into a post-truth world

For months, politicians and fossil fuel industry have lied about the viability of renewables. Now Tesla’s big battery in South Australia will prove them wrong Elon Musk’s agreement to build the world’s largest battery for South Australia isn’t just an extraordinary technological breakthrough that signs coal’s death warrant. It’s potentially a game changer in the