Treating EV charging as essential service will drive consumer adoption: Experts

Experts see the LTA's proposal as a signal that EV charging is regarded as an essential service. PHOTO: ST FILE
New: Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

SINGAPORE - The Ministry of Transport and Land Transport Authority (LTA) are proposing safeguards to be put in place to ensure that electric vehicle (EV) charging service networks will not be disrupted - a move that observers say will drive up consumer confidence.

The proposal is among a draft EV charging Bill that is currently under public consultation.

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and straitstimes.com

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.