By 2028, it’s estimated that one in six new cars in Australia will be electric. How will this affect the way we design and construct our built environment and what changes will need to be made to our existing infrastructure to accommodate the shift? While the creation of charging spaces would have small effects in terms of overall land requirements, will easier charging in detached and semi-detached homes increase the appeal of these dwelling types and how will we redesign the roads, parking spaces, petrol stations and other parts of our cities that have been designed around the use of the internal combustion engine?
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