Registration Of Top Selling Plug-In Electric Vehicles By Model In New Zealand
IN THE NEWS
2016 Week 32
1. Legislative support for electric vehicles is growing as California is preparing regulations to support the technology. The proposed legislation is designed to put pressure on car makers by requiring that 15% of all vehicles be emission free within a decade. Carmakers that do not comply will either have to pay a fine to the state or compensate their rivals that reached the proposed targets. In related news, New Zealand‘s energy minister committed $3million to support the introduction of electric vehicles on the country’s roads.