It’s time for Ireland to get into the electric car

Ditching fossil-fuel vehicles could help us meet our carbon emissions targets, according to experts at this week’s Electric Vehicle Summit in Croke Park

From left: Robert Llewellyn, actor, comedian and producer of 'Fully Charged'; Paul Mulvaney, executive director innovation, ESB; Josey Wardle, infrastructure manager, Zero Carbon Futures, UK; Shane Ross, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport; and Frank G Rieck, research professor, Future Mobility, Rotterdam University and vice-president, the European Association for Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (AVERE) Pictures: Maura Hickey