Latest news about electric vehicles in Thailand
It is predicted that by 2025, the prices of producing batteries will be reduced to a level where producing fossil fuel powerd cars will no longer be profitable. In addion to the price, the capacity and the lifespan of batteries for electric cars will have improved considerably by 2025, according to Tony Seba, a lecturer at Stanford University.
According to newspapers in Japan, it is said that Toyota has changed their strategy regarding electric vehicles and they have made a decision to not only make hydrogen powered cars, but also electrical cars. They are expecting to have their first long range cars ready by 2020. This will be cars with range of more than 300 km on one charge.