Europe seeks to compete with Asia in electric vehicles

Published on January 21, 2021 by

The demand for electric vehicles is booming worldwide.

Governments in Europe are making plans to phase out fuel-burning cars.

But there are warnings the continent’s economy risks falling behind if it allows Asia to dominate the development and sale of batteries.

Now a continent-wide research programme is fighting to avoid its transport industry from becoming reliant on imports.

Al Jazeera’s Paul Rhys reports from Gothenburg, Sweden.

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