Henan Sees 85 Thousand New Energy Vehicles in 2020, Up 62.5%
Last year, despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Henan implemented a series of preferential policies to support new energy vehicles, with the number of new energy vehicles increasing significantly and the intelligent charging service platform starting operation, according to the Office of the Joint Conference on Energy-saving and New Energy Vehicle Industry Development of Henan Province on April 14.
New energy vehicle made in China. [Photo by Zhang Yu/Henan Business Daily]
By the end of 2020, the number of new energy vehicles reached 336 thousand, including 85 thousand newly-added ones (75 thousand pure electric vehicles and 10 thousand plug-in hybrid electric vehicles) which reported a year-on-year increase of 62.5 percent. The number of newly-added energy vehicles in Zhengzhou, Luoyang and other 10 prefecture-level cities amounted to 3 thousand, while that of newly-added energy buses in Shangqiu, Xinyang and other 9 prefecture-level cities exceeded 100.
In addition, the intelligent charging service platform started operation in 2020. Henan has built 1,059 charging and battery swapping stations (312 were built last year) and 43.1 thousand public and special charging piles, including 7,623 public ones built last year.
此外，2020年，我省充电智能服务平台正式上线运行，全省已累计建成充换电站1059座，其中去年新建公共充电站312座；累计建成公共及专用充电桩4.31万个，其中去年新增公共充电桩7623个。（中文来源/河南日报 翻译/赵汉青 审校/李文竞）