the Federal transport Minister, Andreas Scheuer (CSU) wants to increase the share of electric cars through a subsidy program for private charging stations and calls for the budget in 2020, a billion Euro.

“We want for the citizens of points and their installation in the Garage load to half. For this, we need a billion Euro. This must be reflected in the Federal budget,” he told the “Bild am Sonntag”. According to the Ministry, the owners charge your E-car between 75 and 85 percent to the home or workplace. Therefore, the state should take on Expansion of private and commercial charging stations up to 50 percent of the cost.

so Far, a major obstacle for a breakthrough of E-cars, that there is no nationwide infrastructure of charging stations. Massively more E-cars are important, so that Germany can meet its climate targets in the transport 2030. Scheuer was announced on Friday as the first climate protection measure is a legislative package for the charging infrastructure.

According to the German Association of energy and water economy – loader was the end of 2018, a total of 16.100 charging points in Germany-12 percent soon. The Ministry of the economy spoke of, nationwide, approximately 8,000 public charging stations. The industry struggled with a inconspicuous at first glance, rule change: at the end of March, a Transition from the delivery date since 1. April must comply with the charging stations formally, the calibration law. The Problem with a changeover period. Unclear is also how many of these columns are measured in conformity with the law.