EV BARRIERS

 MAJOR  DRAWBACKS THAT MAY STOP YOU FROM BUYING AN EV

Published By Livemint | 06 Dec, 2022

Despite EV’s increasing popularity, people are apprehensive of buying them

ACKO and YouGov’s joint study showed major barriers to EV mass adoption

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40% EV car intenders were worried about battery replacement cost :Research

Currently, electric car battery replacement costs 15,000-20,000 per Kwh

Cost can swell up to 30,000 in case of e-scooters, fire hazards also a concern.

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More than 30% EV intenders were concerned about frequency of battery replacement

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25% potential buyers worried about charging time, 42% find poor charging infra as key barrier