26 May '17, 8pm

Study Predicts EV Prices Will Break Even With Gasoline-Powered Cars In 2025

Study Predicts EV Prices Will Break Even With Gasoline-Powered Cars In 2025

Electric cars will become more cost effective next to conventional models – but not until 2025, says a new study. The study by London-based Bloomberg New Energy Finance predicts a break-even point that year, and that electric cars will beat conventional gasoline engine cars in years following. “On an upfront basis, these things will start to get cheaper and people will start to adopt them more as price parity gets closer,” said Colin McKerracher, analyst at the research firm. “After that it gets even more compelling.” The study predicts gradually reducing battery prices will be the driver for change, with these costs accounting now for about half the cost of electric cars. The researcher forecasts battery costs will plunge downward by 77 percent between 2016 and 2030. The Bloomberg chart shows the gap between average purchase prices of electric cars and conventional gasoli...

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