29 Nov '16, 1pm

Electric cars to get big boost from emissions rules on engines: report

Stephen Edelstein Nov 29, 2016 2016 BMW i3 Enlarge Photo Stricter global emissions standards may finally force the majority of established automakers to get serious about electric cars. But while automakers build more electric cars to meet emissions standards, the extra cost of developing these new models may eat into profits. That's the conclusion of a new report from global investment bank Morgan Stanley, which has now become quite bullish on the prospects for electric cars. DON'T MISS: 1 in 6 cars sold in 2020 must be electric to meet fuel-economy rules: study The bank now believes electric cars will make up 10 to 15 percent of global new-car sales by 2025, according to Forbes . The "sharply rising costs of regulatory compliance on existing internal-combustion engines" will push automakers to focus more on electric cars, Morgan Stanley analyst Harald Hendrikse said in t...

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