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  • Mark Russell

Orkney Islands lead the way with electric car purchases

The Orkney Islands are leading the way in electric car purchases, with more green vehicles per head than anywhere in the UK's north and north-east, according to official figures.

The image below shows the first charging point in a new project set to place 1000 charging points on the A9. At 273 miles, the A9 is the longest road in Scotland, and runs from the border with England all the way up to the country's northern tip.