Politicians, car makers and energy experts gathered in Canberra last week to figure out how to get more electric vehicles on Australian roads.

Just two percent of cars driven in Australia are electric. New Zealand has managed to reach ten percent, while Norway leads the world on 80 percent.

The federal government is being urged to do more to make electric vehicles more accessible.

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Produced By: Mary Ellen Rogers

Featured In Story: Gabrielle Keiper, Senior Advisor, Smart Energy Council

First aired on The Wire, Monday 22 August 2022