An EV with a fuel efficiency of 150Wh/km (or 1.5L/100k or 188mpg) travelling an annual distance of 16,000km will produce the following annual fuel cost savings:
- €797 pa with respect to an equivalent Diesel or 80% saving
- €1,264 pa with respect to an equivalent Petrol 86% saving
In terms of annual CO2 savings, the following savings will occur:
- 523 kg per annum of CO2 with respect to an equivalent Diesel or 27% saving
- 683 kg per annum of CO2 with respect to an equivalent Petrol or 33% saving
The Example below illustrates how these figures are derived. It is assumed that the Consumer is charging 100% of the time at their own Domestic location.
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Please note these figures are illustrative only and final figures will depend on usage, driving style, weather, energy prices and chosen electricity tariffs.