Carmakers call for tax breaks for green growth
The UK's automotive sector needs sustained government support if it is to take advantage of the opportunities offered by a low-carbon market, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).As the party conference season begins, the SMMT is calling on MPs and political advisors to back new financial incentives it says are vital to encourage the investment needed to develop low-carbon veh
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