Where is the EV Charging Infrastructure !

source: Google Image

Global Scenario

Today, the Global Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Infrastructure industry is valued at 1.20Bn USD. It is expected to grow at a CAGR of 48% over the period 2017–2025.

Europe

Number of PEV per Charging Position — Source: European Alternative Fuels Observatory Website

North America

Asia

The fast development of charging network serves China’s ambitions to become a major player in EV market globally in the years ahead. China aims to reach a figure of about 7 million EVs by 2025.

Various Types of EV Charging Infrastructure

The above image shows the three types of charging infra that currently supports the vehicles powered by LIBs.

Conductive Wired Charging using a plug

Source: SAE International website

Battery Swapping Stations (BSS)

Source: Google Image
  • Standardization of EV Lithium Ion Battery Packs has not happened globally. The probability of this happening in India is questionable.This is so because, majority of the auto OEMs preferring to control their design strategies for battery packs as their core technology.
  • Commercially Viable Business Models, since Indian government is eschewing subsidies to create a viable non-subsidized commercially sound model is extremely important.
  • Reliability of Leased/Rented Battery Packs gets accentuated in India. In quest of achieving profitability, if battery providers short change the customer and therefore causing a potential breach may lead to a serious disaster of swapping business and can create larger controversies as well.

Induction Charging Infrastructure

Source: Google Image

Flow Battery Infrastructure

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