A BlueSG electric car-sharing vehicle at a charging station in Singapore. Photo: Reuters A BlueSG electric car-sharing vehicle at a charging station in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
A BlueSG electric car-sharing vehicle at a charging station in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
Electric cars

As Southeast Asia puts its electric vehicle revolution in gear, are Musk & Co all hype?

  • Singapore is spearheading a regional drive to cut carbon emissions by embracing electric vehicles and ditching internal combustion engines
  • Yet EVs have many sceptics, among them Japan’s Toyota chief. On some measures, as he puts it, ‘the more we build, the worse carbon dioxide gets’

Knowledge |   China's electric vehicle industry
A BlueSG electric car-sharing vehicle at a charging station in Singapore. Photo: Reuters A BlueSG electric car-sharing vehicle at a charging station in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
A BlueSG electric car-sharing vehicle at a charging station in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
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