Power blackouts in more than 10 provinces across the mainland may further sap drivers’ appetite for EVs in regions where their take-up is already low. Photo: Reuters
Power blackouts in more than 10 provinces across the mainland may further sap drivers’ appetite for EVs in regions where their take-up is already low. Photo: Reuters

Power cuts may stifle Chinese demand for electric vehicles as charging stations in parts of the country suspend operations, say analysts

  • The temporary suspension of operations at charging stations is likely to put some motorists off switching to a new-energy vehicle, say analysts
  • Since last week, the outages have caused some charging stations to shut down during rush hours, leaving some electric cars unable to take to the roads

Power blackouts in more than 10 provinces across the mainland may further sap drivers’ appetite for EVs in regions where their take-up is already low. Photo: Reuters
Power blackouts in more than 10 provinces across the mainland may further sap drivers’ appetite for EVs in regions where their take-up is already low. Photo: Reuters
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