Develop the UK’s first all-electric-bus town
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Conservative Party Manifesto 2019, p.28
We will invest in electric buses, developing the UK’s first all-electric-bus town.
- This is a promise to change the entire bus fleet of a town to vehicles powered by electricity.
- From 30 April to 4 June 2020, the government invited towns and cities to express initial interest in bidding for up to £50 million to pay for the conversion of buses and for electric charging points.
- Funding has been announced and the bidding process is under way, so this policy is ‘in progress’.
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