E-cosse

Advancing Electric Vehicles in Scotland

About

E-cosse

E-cosse is a partnership of government, industry and other key stakeholders to advance wholesale adoption of electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (EVs) in Scotland.

It aims to establish Scotland as an EV pioneer, maximizing the economic, environmental and social benefits of EVs as an integral part of a sustainable transport system and a smart energy grid.

 

A Collaborative Partnership

Supported_byE-cosse was jointly initiated by Transport Scotland, WWF Scotland. and Urban Foresight as a multi-stakeholder partnership to support the achievement of government’s commitments on plug-in vehicles while ensuring that there is an ambitious plan to contribute to Scotland’s climate change targets.

E-cosse engages all relevant stakeholders to combine exptertise, align resources and create shared commitments to accelerate the adoption of plug-in vehicles.

 

 

Advancing Electric Vehicles in Scotland

E-cosse is run by Urban Foresight and Transport Scotland and includes three key activities to advance plug-in vehicles in Scotland:

  • EV Strategic Board: a high-level forum of leaders from government and industry to promote policies and programmes that advance EV adoption and maximise economic opportunitiesfor Scotland.
  • EV Roadmap: expert stakeholders working with Transport Scotland developed a shared vision and set future priorities and actions to advance wholesale adoption of EVs.
  • EV Readiness Initiative: work to establish a portfolio of projects to advance EV adoption and implement the recommendations of the roadmap.