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Driverless car technology expert to give talk in Guernsey on 6 July

June 15th, 2015 by UK Department of Transport

In February 2015 the UK government gave the green light for testing driverless cars on public roads. Driverless car technology provides a huge business opportunity as well as many benefits to society from reducing traffic accidents to better traffic management and reduced traffic congestion. The United Kingdom is recognised as being at the cutting edge […]

UK government bolsters electric car and ultra-low emission vehicle market with generous grant scheme

December 15th, 2010 by UK Department of Transport

The UK Government drove the country firmly into the fast lane of the electric and ultra-low emission car revolution today as Ministers unveiled nine trailblazing models that will be eligible for generous grants of up to £5,000. UK Transport Secretary Philip Hammond and Business Minister Mark Prisk announced the milestone which could make 2011 the […]