ACT in talks with ActewAGL to roll out network of electric vehicle charging stations to boost EV uptake and help slash the territory’s emissions.
Category: Smart Transport
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Clean Energy Finance Corporation puts $50m towards program making it cheaper and easier to adopt low-emissions fleet vehicles in Australia.
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