Electric cars produce less CO2 than petrol vehicles, study confirms

Electric cars produce less CO2 than petrol vehicles, study confirms

Electric vehicles produce less carbon dioxide than petrol cars across the vast majority of the globe – contrary to the claims of some detractors, who have alleged that the CO2 emitted in the production of electricity and their manufacture outweighs the benefits. The finding…

Not investing in electric car battery production could cost UK 105,000 jobs – study

Not investing in electric car battery production could cost UK 105,000 jobs – study

If the UK were to build enough batteries to replace fossil fuel car production, direct employment in the automotive industry could rebound from about 170,000 jobs in 2020 to as many as 220,000 in 2040. However, a worst-case outcome with no large-scale…