FILE PHOTO: A battery charger, the characters for electric cars, painted on the floor or on a Parking ground in the vicinity of the football stadium in Wolfsburg, Germany, on 6. April 2016. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany said it is the obligation of all petrol stations with electric car charging as part of a sweeping 130-billion-euro ($146.26 billion) stimulus program, the promotion of electric-vehicle demand, which, however, by the concerns of consumers about the fueling.
Germany introduced the incentives as part of a wider economic programme, the staggered encompass other properties, and to punish taxes, the ownership, or the big polluting internal combustion sports cars and Sport-utility vehicles.
Customers were concerned about the limited range of electric cars, a factor that hinders the demand. The transformation of Germany 14,118 tank a significant increase in electric vehicle demand would make.
In Germany, electric cars from only 1.8% of new car registrations last year, with diesel and petrol cars, accounting for 32% and 59.2% respectively.
The 168,148 of new registrations in may, only 5,578, or 3.3% were E-cars, according to the German company, Agency CEA. A further 51.1% were diesel, 31.6% were diesel cars, and 17.6% were in hybrid or plug-in hybrid cars.
From January 2020, Germany will have had only 27,730 electric car-charging stations, according to the BDEW, Germany’s Association of energy and water industries.
Electric cars to a mass-market phenomenon, at least 70,000 charging stations and 7,000 fast charging stations, which are required, according to the BDEW.
Reporting by Edward Taylor; editing by Michelle Martin