Germany launches plan to increase the number of electric vehicles

Германия запускает план по увеличению числа электромобилей

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Each buyer of the electric vehicle will receive a subsidy of 4 million euros.

The German government announced the launch of a program valued at 1 billion euros (1.13 billion dollars), which provides for a tenfold increase in the number of electric vehicles on the roads of the country in the next four years.

According to the plan, the implementation of which will begin in may, each buyer of the electric vehicle will receive a subsidy of 4 million euros. Those who purchase hybrid cars will receive 3 thousand euros.

Subsidies will be paid in equal shares by the state and by the national automotive industry.

The plan was approved during a meeting of government Ministers and representatives of German automakers Volkswagen, Daimler and BMW.

The aim of the program is to increase the number of electric cars on German roads from the current 50 thousand to half a million by 2020. Previously, the government planned to increase the number of electric cars to one million.

About 300 million euros will be spent to change the infrastructure for charging and maintenance of electronic cars.

Source: Russian service Bi-bi-si

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