The first plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) have arrived in car showrooms, prompting questions about how utilities, city authorities and charging service providers will respond to the uncertain patterns demand.
Market participants need to fully understand consumers’ perceptions and preferences in order to make the right investments at the right time.
Accenture’s survey of over 7,000 people in 13 countries reveals consumers’ motivations for switching to PEVs, explores their charging preferences and examines why they opt for plug-in hybrids over full EVs.
The results offer insights for those making investment decisions about grid management, power generation and charging infrastructure and services.
Read the report [PDF, 2.8MB]