Cost makes heavy-duty commercial electric mowers a hard-sell to landscapers

Austin Acocella is holding onto his gas-powered mowers. He says electric ride-ons are too expensive for him to switch right now. Electric lawn mowers have taken the U.S. consumer market by storm...

Professional landscapers are reluctant to plug into electric mowers due to cost

A heavy duty commercial electric mower with long-lasting batteries can cost nearly $30,000, more than three times what a comparable gas-powered machine sells for.

Inflation Hits Lawn Care, So Americans Get Their Mowers Out

Cost of mowing lawns, pruning trees and whacking weeds surges, leading many homeowners to do it themselves. For many landscapers, the three biggest costs to running their business --fuel, labor...

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