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How electric cars could help the government meet its emission targets

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How electric cars could help the government meet its emission targets

If the government increased its financial support of electric car sales, they could number 470,000 by 2030 and help meet emission targets under the Paris agreement, a report by the BusinessNZ Energy Council says. If only the private sector drives the uptake of electric cars, New Zealand will lag behind. So what's the uptake of electric cars in New Zealand been like so far?