TITLE

Electric car sales up... but miles off targets

PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Daily Mail;9/8/2015, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
SALES of electric cars have more than doubled over the past year - but are still way below target.
ACCESSION #
109294455

 

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