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Tesla’s Story — 2012 & 2013

November 29th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Tesla has been reaching new heights in 2020 — in some regards, even Elon Musk has been surprised by the milestones Tesla [NASDAQ: TSLA] has hit this year. Reflecting on the roller coaster ride of public opinion, media coverage, and Wall Street's response to Tesla over the past 8 years or so, I thought to publish a short, fun story on Tesla's growth and development over the years


Wuling Mini EV Shines In Hot Chinese Market

November 25th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

While the overall Chinese auto market kept positive numbers last month, +9% year over year (YoY), plugins vehicle sales were firmly in the fast lane, growing by 120% YoY in October to 147,000 units, a new year best


How Many EV Drivers Have Solar Power In USA vs. Europe?

November 23rd, 2020 | by Andrea Bertoli

Below is a portion of our newest report, The State & Promise of EV Charging Infrastructure: North America & Europe. This article explores why people who drive electric vehicles in United States and Europe went electric, whether or not they have home solar panels on their roofs, and what specific electric vehicle models they drive


18% Plugin Vehicle Share in Germany in October — Record Month!

November 22nd, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

The German plugin vehicle market had yet another record month in October, with a little of over 48,000 units registered, and this time it was full electrics (BEVs) driving the market forward, up 365%(!) to 23,158 units. They helped plugin vehicles as a whole jump an amazing 303% last month, with the plugin vehicle share reaching a record 18% (8.4% BEV)


Renault Twingo EV Lands In Hot French EV Market (12% Share!)

November 20th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

While the overall automotive market is continuing down its negative path (-10% in October), plugin sales continue to be steaming hot (+360%!). Plugin hybrids (PHEVs) are shining above everything else (up 388%, to 9,945 units, a new record)


Norwegian Plugin Market Share Over 79% In October, & PHEVs Stagnate

November 7th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

Norway had yet another very strong month for plugin electric vehicles, achieving market share of 79.1%. This was the second highest monthly result (after September's end-of-quarter push). Best selling autos included the Volkswagen ID.3 and MG ZS


Sweden Hits New Record With Massive 36.2% Plugin Market Share In October

November 5th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

October in Sweden saw a huge new record of 36.2% plugin electric vehicle market share, up 3x from 12% in October 2019. As usual, plugin hybrids made the largest contribution, though the 8.2% share of pure electrics was very substantial in its own right. The full year result is now tracking to reach at least 30%



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