Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Business Green cars still far from taking off in China BYD's new plug-in hybrid car Tang costs about $48,000. However, even with the subsidiary it is still not affordable for most Chinese people.
YU NAKAMURA, Nikkei staff writer February 24, 2015 19:00 JST | China
GUANGZHOU, China -- Alternative-fuel cars are failing to gain ground fast in China despite more government subsidies for consumers buying hybrid or electric vehicles.
Observers say the government's policy of promoting domestic carmakers is hampering the spread of advanced green car technologies.
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