Your quote sounded good. This one doesn't:http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2 ... licy-uturn
The promised vision of a network of electric highways wired up for a fleet of battery-powered cars became the latest government pledge to fall victim to spending cuts.
A report published by theDepartment for Transport declared that widespread public charging points for electric vehicles would be "under-utilised and uneconomic", and said the nation should instead rely on recharging car and van batteries at home or at work.
(Thanks to Brian at electriccarsUK@yahoogroups.com
for pointing me at this.)
I don't know what to think right now. Will have to read them both carefully.