Hong Kong needs to inject greater urgency into efforts to develop electric-vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure. Photo: Dickson Lee
Hong Kong needs to inject greater urgency into efforts to develop electric-vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure. Photo: Dickson Lee

Climate change: Hong Kong government must step up efforts to develop EV charging infrastructure to meet 2050 carbon-neutral goal, panel hears

  • While the government has dangled some carrots to encourage the private sector, auto sector executives foresee bottlenecks stalling progress
  • The government should do more to subsidise the operators of charging facilities, said panellists at the Post’s Climate Change Hong Kong Summit