109% Jump In Electric Cars In The Last Year

Laois recorded one of the largest increases in demand.

Interest in electric vehicles has increased by 109 per cent from this time last year.

That's according to research by the website Carzone, which says one in four new cars searched is electric.

Electric cars are available in almost every county in Ireland, but the biggest growth can be seen in Sligo, Galway, Mayo, and Laois.

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