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Useful green links

Act on CO2

A Government initiative to help drivers adopt smarter driving and greener car purchasing behaviour to help reduce CO2 emissions.
http://www.dft.gov.uk/ActOnCO2/ 

Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA)

Check the CO2 emissions and amount of vehicle tax payable for any new car that you're considering buying.
http://www.vcacarfueldata.org.uk/ved/ 

Business Cars and the New Corporation Tax

The government has introduced new tax rules (April 09) to encourage businesses to choose vehicles with lower CO2 emissions.  How will the new tax rules affect the cost of leasing a car?

New Car CO2 Emmissions comparison tool

Compare the fuel costs and CO2 emissions of new cars with this handy search tool.
http://campaigns.direct.gov.uk/actonco2/home/on-the-move/new-car-co2-emissions-model-search.html

New car CO2 emissions: top 10 search

Find the most fuel efficient, and so lowest CO2-emitting new car, with the help of this ACT ON CO2 search tool - created in association with What Car?.
http://campaigns.direct.gov.uk/actonco2/home/on-the-move/top-10-fuel-efficient-cars.html

DVLA

Information on taxing your vehicle
http://www.dvla.gov.uk/vehicles.aspx 

Additional information:

The Energy Saving Trust - www.energysavingtrust.co.uk

The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership - www.lowcvp.org.uk

The Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders - www.smmt.co.uk

HM Revenue and Customs - www.hmrc.gov.uk

 

 

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