Battery costs could hamper EV uptake into 2030s, MIT study warns

Michael Holder
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Have cost projections for battery EVs been too bullish?
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Have cost projections for battery EVs been too bullish?

Market forces alone will not be enough to drive widespread adoption of electric vehicles as battery costs unlikely to decline sharply in 2020s, study argues

Electric vehicles (EVs) are unlikely to become cheaper than traditional petrol and diesel models any time soon, and could well still come with a higher price tag beyond 2030 unless there are significant...

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