Electric Vehicles to Double by 2021

Electric Vehicles to Double by 2021

Electric Vehicles to Double by 2021 / Number of EVs to Double by 2021 U.S. electric-vehicle sales forecasted by the Edison Electric Institute would require the presence of more than 9 million charging ports by 2030.   WASHINGTON — An association representing America’s privately held electric companies has released a report predicting the number of EVs on U.S. roads will double by 2021. In “Electric Vehicle Sales Forecast and the Charging Infrastructure Required Through 2030,” authors Adam Cooper and Kellen Schefter of the Edison Electric Institute predict the sales of 1 million EVs in the next three years, matching the number sold over the past eight.   “Automakers are responding to customer demand and are developing more EV models, including both plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) and battery electric vehicles (BEVs), that are increasingly cost-competitive with internal combustion engines,” the authors wrote, in part. “In addition, customers are purchasing EVs in […]

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