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Take a leaf out of Germany’s book: fine drivers for blocking charging points

Germany has started fining non-electric and hybrid drivers for stopping in plug-in parking bays, so should the UK follow suit?

Options are inevitable, but don’t make charging essentials one of them

It's not the need to make it cheaper so much as the need to make it simpler that should encourage brands to make charging hardware standard

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The government needs to do more to support an all-electric future in 2035

Associate Editor Vicky Parrot reckons the government needs to do a lot more than just set targets when it comes to making the electric-car transition happen

Rapid, fast or slow? We need a whole new language for the electric car

It's not only the number and speed of chargers that we should be thinking about; Vicky Parrott also wants an overhaul of the the language that we use to describe them.

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‘Should the Ford Mach-E be a Mustang?’

Is Ford right to use the Mustang badge on the Mach-E SUV? Vicky Parrott reckons they’re onto something…

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‘It’s too early to ban diesel cars from cities’

Bristol’s plan to ban diesel cars from its city centre in 2021 comes too soon, argues Vicky Parrott

'Plug-in hybrid sales will recover'

Sales of plug-in hybrid cars may be down, but they will bounce back before long, argues Vicky Parrott…

Comment: Education and changing the way electric cars are sold could solve range anxiety

There are ways to make owning an electric car easier for the masses, beyond waiting for battery technology and infrastructure to improve

'Mobile charging vans could reduce the need for home charging'

NIO has shown how mobile charging vans can support electric cars in Chinese cities, so why not adopt the system here?

'Electric classic cars are a good idea'

If electric conversions keep more classic cars on the road in future, they should be celebrated, says Vicky Parrott...

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How Tesla can get a 600-mile range from the new Roadster

Dr Michael Whiteley of UCL's Advanced Propulsion Lab explains the science behind such a big jump in battery efficiency

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'Why Formula E is great for electric power and motorsport'

BMW Formula E works driver and electric car 'early adopter' Alexander Sims gives his view from the cockpit

'We should worry about the reliability of public chargers, not how many of them there are'

Making public chargers reliable, and free of registration requirements, would be a greater triumph than simply installing more of them

'Plug-in hybrids make sense now, but could date quickly'

With electric cars' range increasing rapidly, plug-in hybrids could soon be irrelevant, writes Vicky Parrott...

Opinion: Enthusiasts can get their kicks in electric cars

Electric cars have just as much to offer petrolheads as ICE cars, writes Vicky Parrott…