European electromobility is beginning to take off. The targets set by the Paris climate deal depend on it. The EU’s Nordic neighbour, Norway, is showing the rest of Europe the way forward. EURACTIV’s partner The Guardian reports.
The United Kingdom’s Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) has announced £75 million (€98m) in funding for five new low-carbon and energy-efficient automotive technologies, to promote growth and increase jobs in the sector. EURACTIV's partner edie.net reports.
The German government has floated the idea of providing incentives for people to buy electric cars. Federal Minister for Economic Affairs Sigmar Gabriel has proposed the initiative so that companies warm to the idea of buying electric car fleets. EURACTIV Germany reports.