The three-phase proposed rollout of the ‘UK Electric Motorway System’

Phase 1

Motorways

M8

M62

A roads

M1

A14

M6

M4

M25

M20

Distance 3,261km

Construction time 2 years

Infrastructure cost £5.6bn

HGV-km coverage 31%

Phase 2

M8

A1

A6

M74

M1

M6

M1

A55

M5

M4

A303

M25

M20

Distance 4,247km

Construction time 2.6 years

Infrastructure cost £5.1bn

HGV-km coverage 50%

Phase 3

M8

A1

M1

M6

M1

A55

M4

A303

M25

M20

Distance 6,300km

Construction time 2.5 years

Infrastructure cost £7.1bn

HGV-km coverage 65%

Phase 1

Phase 2

Phase 3

Phase 1

Phase 2

M8

M8

Motorways

M8

A1

A1

A6

M74

M1

M1

M62

M6

M6

A roads

M1

M1

M1

A55

A55

A14

M6

M5

M4

M4

M4

M25

M20

A303

M25

M20

A303

M25

M20

Distance 3,261km

Distance 4,247km

Distance 6,300km

Construction time 2 years

Construction time 2.6 years

Construction time 2.5 years

Infrastructure cost £5.6bn

Infrastructure cost £5.1bn

Infrastructure cost £7.1bn

HGV-km coverage 31%

HGV-km coverage 50%

HGV-km coverage 65%