Brown's electric dream for Britain - UK Politics, UK - The Independent Oh for crying-out-loud! Not MORE trials? ...which will simply conclude that we need major investment in some form of cumbersome infrastructure allowing the government to "conclude" that hybrids and lightweighting are the only viable solutions. Not holding my breath on this one. Still: For ministers to set an example (cos that's been going so well recently) or to make an example of ministers? With punishment cars it'll be the latter. We seem to be moving from "greenwashing" to "greenwishing"