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Electric vehicles owned by the Scottish Government: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
15 Jan 2019
Electric vehicles owned by the Scottish Government: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/18/03679  
Date received: 10 December 2018  
Date responded: 10 January 2019
 
Information requested
 
1. How many electric vehicles are owned by the Scottish Government

2. What percentage of the Scottish Government’s total vehicle fleet is electric.

3. How many electric vehicles the Scottish Government have procured since 2017.

4. How many electric vehicles the Scottish Government have procured since 2017 as a percentage of total vehicles procured.
 
Response
 
The Scottish Government currently own 12 electric (EV’S) and 28 plug in electric vehicles (PHEV’s), which equates to 20% of our overall fleet.
Since 2017 we have purchased 6 EV’s and 14 PHEVs, which is 34% of all purchases made.
 
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Email: ceu@gov.scot
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