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Thursday, 9 January 2020

Egypt to introduce new tariff structure for charging EVs by the end of 2020

The government is planning to introduce before the end of the year a tariff structure for charging electric vehicles, government sources told the local press. Companies that rent out spaces to dock chargers at gas stations are currently charged EGP 1.4-1.45 per kWh, the same rate applied to households that consume over 1000 kWh per month. We noted last year that the House Energy Committee is drafting a law to regulate EVs in Egypt. The bill would, among other things, provide a framework for the creation of networks of charging docks. The current status of the bill remains unclear.

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