Global electric vehicles fleet hits two million - is the market in the fast lane towards exponential growth?

Michael Holder
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The Nissan Leaf has now sold 20,000 in the UK alone
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The Nissan Leaf has now sold 20,000 in the UK alone

IEA analysis shows 60 per cent growth in global EV numbers last year, bolstered by increased investment and cutting edge research

The rise of electric vehicles is one of the major clean technology stories of recent times, and the growth of the market worldwide is certainly showing no sign of slowing. In fact, analysis by the International...

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