Almost 210,000 new cars have been delivered in the first seven months of the year and the forecast is for over 300,000 cars in 2021.
The Blue and Purple Lines PPP project will extend over 31 kilometers from Gilo in the south to Ramat Eshkol and Ramot in the north of the city.
The charge will not be introduced until 2024 after an infrastructure of cameras and payment system has been developed.
Economy Minister Orna Barbivay scored a victory over Finance Ministry officials who wanted to exclude reciprocal procurement from tenders.
Including a consignment expected next week, Tesla has delivered 4,600 electric vehicles to Israel.
The company is opening a US headquarters in Austin, Texas.
Israel is obliged by the 2015 Paris Agreement to produce the plan. Environmental organizations have criticized it severely.