An electric vehicle charging facility inside the car park of the Elements shopping mall in West Kowloon. Photo: Nora Tam
An electric vehicle charging facility inside the car park of the Elements shopping mall in West Kowloon. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong budget: city bets big on electric vehicles and green finance, but concern groups say more needed to hit 2050 carbon neutrality goal

  • Finance Secretary Paul Chan on Wednesday revealed that a road map to ending use of fossil fuel-powered cars is set to be released next month
  • But local green groups fear follow-up will be in short supply, and note real issue is how the city generates its electricity to begin with

An electric vehicle charging facility inside the car park of the Elements shopping mall in West Kowloon. Photo: Nora Tam
An electric vehicle charging facility inside the car park of the Elements shopping mall in West Kowloon. Photo: Nora Tam
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