EV Experts Share Their Predictions for 2018

What will be the biggest EV story in 2018

What does the rest of 2018 hold in store for electric vehicles? My December CleanTechnica predictions article, “2 Dozen Electric Vehicle Predictions For 2018,” generated hundreds of comments and some great conversation about likely EV trends happening in 2018. That engagement inspired me to then seek out predictions from several industry experts. So, to explore […]

Statistics of the Week: US Electric Vehicle Charging Stations/Outlets, Sites and Networks

Charger Network Station Market Share - Pie Chart-12.31.17

How many electric vehicle charging stations (outlets/connections) and locations (sites) are there in the US? Which charging network companies have the most locations and stations? To answer these and other questions, we’ve downloaded and analyzed the data (as of December 31, 2017) from the Alternative Fuels Data Center (AFDC) Alternative Fueling Station Database maintained (see […]

Electric Vehicle Predictions for 2018: EV Charging

Tesla-Kettleman-City-Supercharger-center -featured image

It is that time of year for the cavalcade of lists of predictions to start appearing in the media and blogs. So with that in mind I will do my best Carnac the Magnificent impression and share my electric vehicle predictions for 2018. This predictions post will focus on developments in EV charging technology and […]

Electric Vehicles Are the Future: So What Are the Implications?

Question mark questions implications of a future of electric vehicles

In my previous post, The Electric Vehicle Question is Now “When?” Rather Than “If?”, I argued that in 2017 it became abundantly clear that battery-powered electric vehicles were the future of transportation. So if the auto and related industries are not arguing about things like hydrogen fuel cell versus battery electric propulsion – what topics and debates […]

What is Tony Seba smoking? – EVAdoption News – May 20, 2017

Petrol cars will vanish in 8 years, says US report from Stanford economist

The hot story this week is Stanford Professor Tony Seba’s prediction that we’ll see the end of ICE cars in 8 years. I’m not buying. Also, my CleanTechnica series on the Chevy Bolt generated some great dialog, with more than 440 comments across 3 articles. – Loren McDonald General Petrol cars will vanish in 8 […]

“CARMA”: An EV Adoption Framework for U.S. Auto Buyers

CARMA - A framework for consumer adoption of EVs

Remember a few short years ago when the hot debate was whether cars in the future would be predominantly powered by fuel-cells versus batteries? And even more fundamentally, if electric vehicles (EVs) would ever move beyond the niche “green” and luxury-performance buying market? My how sentiment seems to have changed recently. Today, there is growing […]