If vans will need 26% of all charging power by 2050, are we planning the right way?

Despite only accounting for 12% of cars and vans in Great Britain, vans may need 26% of the energy requirement by 2050.

In our comprehensive analysis of MOT mileage data, we’ve discovered that, if all vehicles went electric overnight, vans would need 18 TWh of electricity per year.

To understand how much energy vans and cars may need in the future, we’ve focused on vehicle type, mileage, and energy consumption.