Metro mayors restrict funding for EV charging points despite spike in demand


The UK’s nine metro mayors are failing to adequately support the UK’s transition to electric vehicles, according to new research from Novuna Vehicle Solutions. A review of the budgets of the nine directly-elected leaders of the major city regions, including Andy Burnham (Greater Manchester) found very little evidence of relevant expenditure on infrastructure over the course of 2020/21, despite their access to an annual £250m capital investment fund, specifically earmarked to finance transport projects in each region. Novuna said the […]