Maxol Petrol Station, Mespil Road, Dublin 4
The launch of the Green Party’s Electric Vehicles (EV) Campaign and drivers’ survey which found that 38% of them are “concerned about the lack of charging points”.
Green Party leader Eamon Ryan said:
“It’s up to the Government to provide charging points so that issue of range anxiety becomes a thing of the past,”
Mr Ryan added that “incentives for diesel cars” should also be scrapped “making the excise duty on diesel equal to that on petrol”.
Above From left: Green Party Councillor Ciarán Cuffe – chair of Dublin City Council’s Transport Committee, electric car owner Michael Sherlock and unnamed pet and Eamon Ryan