Date lodged: 19 March 2018
To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to encourage local authorities in Scotland to use UK Government funding to install electric car charging facilities.
Answered by: Humza Yousaf 29 March 2018
Transport Scotland supported the UK Government's Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) workshop in Edinburgh on 20th March, which aimed to encourage local authorities to use UK government funding to install electric car charging facilities. Transport Scotland officials promoted the workshop to all Scottish Local Authorities, and presented at the workshop on complementary Scottish Government funding.