Electric Vehicles

In recent years, there has been a rise in the popularity of electric vehicles (EVs) and governments have released policies and grants aimed at boosting its adoption.




EV charging stations to be installed in Singapore by 2030


Planned year for Singapore to phase out Internal Combustion Engine (ICE)


Electric cars registered in Singapore as at end June 2021


Growth of Singapore’s EV population to 1,936 units in H1 2021



Borneo Motors partners SP Group to pilot EV-sharing and rental initiatives for Tengah residents

As S’pore drives ahead with its EV goals, why are electric motorcycles not gaining traction?

Tap and go: S’pore startup Beep pilots Voltality to simplify charging payment for EV drivers

MOT and LTA seek public’s views on proposed legislation to regulate EV charging in S’pore

Tesla axes S’pore country manager as part of global layoff – to “cut about 10% of workforce”

S’pore startup Oyika offers EV battery swapping services for riders with its subscription plan

Why aren’t many S’poreans buying EVs yet? EV insurance alone costs upwards of S$5K a year

CEO of luxury car retailer Wearnes on how it’s moving up to speed with S’pore’s EV transition

Chinese EV giant Nio makes headway in S’pore with SGX debut and upcoming R&D centre

As S’pore pushes for EVs, Schneider Electric stresses the importance of EV infrastructure

A look at S’pore’s carbon-credit scheme for EVs and how it stands out from global efforts

SMRT’s EV arm Strides partners Chinese firm to form joint venture in electric mobility services

Gas company City Energy launches cross-border EV charging services in S’pore, M’sia

Here’s how Smart #1 compares specs-wise against cheaper EVs in Malaysia

UK’s largest bicycle maker Brompton launches its first electric foldable bike in S’pore

Battery swapping for EVs is already big in China – will it work out in S’pore too?

Ride-hailing giants Grab, Tada and taxi firm ComfortDelGro to raise transport fees from April

As S’pore ramps up its EV agenda, are the different industries ready to embrace this change?

This S’pore startup offers an EV charger subscription plan for condo managers from S$200/mth

Nearly 2,000 HDB car parks to have EV chargers by 2025 for “low-powered overnight charging”

Rising oil prices have led to taxi fare hikes – will S’pore’s EV transition help stabilise it?

Shell offers 3 years of free “petrol” for BMW EV drivers via public and home charging solutions

US vs China vs Europe: What can S’pore learn from the EV policies in other countries?

Budget 2022: S’pore to build more EV charging points near homes

S’pore startup Charge+ launches “Turbo” EV chargers for public use, can fully charge in 30 mins

Fast and furious: Tesla sets up Superchargers at Star Vista a week after retail store opening

Tesla to Mercedes: We zoom in on S’pore’s car rental and sharing market, and how much they cost

Tesla opens retail store at Millenia Walk, offers test drives along East Coast scenic waterfront

Shell launches cross-border charging network in Johor but M’sian EV owners aren’t too excited

ComfortDelGro to roll out up to 400 electric taxis and over 500 EV chargers in S’pore by 2022


Singapore has undoubtedly been a bright spot for the global startup landscape in recent years, and is home to a number of unicorns.

In recent years, there has been a rise in the popularity of electric vehicles (EVs) and governments have released policies and grants aimed at boosting its adoption.

Ever since the Covid-19 pandemic hit, e-commerce has boomed in popularity, with consumers buying everything from home appliances to groceries online.

Grab is a leading “super app” in Southeast Asia.