16.8% rise in March 2016 vs March 2015
7,144 plug-in vehicles were sold in March compared to 6,114 vehicles which were sold in March 2015. This represents an impressive increase of just under 17% and continues the positive trend in growth in the UK. These sales represent all plug-in electric vehicles which are eligible to receive the UK government plug-in car grant.
Renewables and Bills: The Facts April 2016
The threat to the Port Talbot steel works has seen claims that green energy is putting up bills and costing the UK jobs the latest in a long line of such claims. In response we have updated our blog on the facts about subsidies for renewables, impact on energy bills and how this compares with other sources of energy.
SOL are busy installing charge points for Electric vehicle drivers across the South West of England. If you are an EV driver and have an idea for a destination charge point, some where it would be convenient for you to stop off and charge please let us know. There are excellent leasing packages available now we can get in touch with your favorite farm shop, garden centre or restaurant to...
Amber Rudd's long awaited Energy Policy 'reset' speech today was focused on the welcome goal of giving investors' confidence. Unfortunately, as we head to a key climate change global summit, that is mainly confidence to invest in gas, not renewables.
Click here for a copy of the speech: www.gov.uk/government/speeches/amber-rudds-speech-on-a-new-direction-for-uk-energy-p...
OVER 19 MILLION HOMES AT RISK OF FIRE THIS CHRISTMAS
A NEW REPORT HAS REVEALED THAT OVER THREE QUARTERS OF COMPLACENT BRITS ARE LEAVING THEIR HOMES AT RISK OF ELECTRICAL FAULT AND POTENTIAL FIRE AT CHRISTMAS.
- 9 in 10 UK homes will be decorated this Christmas
- 4 in 5 Brits admit to going 'over the top' with their lights and decorations
- Nearly half (49%) of homeown...