IEA: Global sales of electric cars surged 41 per cent during pandemic year

Cecilia Keating
clock • 2 min read

Electric vehicles will corner seven per cent of total vehicle market by 2030 as climate regulation abounds and automakers expand their electric ranges, according to IEA

Sales of electric cars soared to record levels in 2020, with three million electric cars registered around the world during an otherwise wretched year for the automotive market, according to an analysis...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Access our Intelligence Reports and exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Automotive

Credit: bp pulse

M&S and bp pulse ink high speed EV charge point deal

New agreement aims to 900 charge points to M&S stores over the next two years

James Murray
clock 08 December 2022 • 2 min read
Study: UK could run out of trained EV mechanics by 2027 without green skills drive

Study: UK could run out of trained EV mechanics by 2027 without green skills drive

Government must act now to prevent a major shortfall in workers skilled in EV maintenance or risk seeing the transition away from polluting vehicles derailed

Cecilia Keating
clock 07 December 2022 • 3 min read
Credit: Ford

Ford secures £600m government-backed loan to rev up EV plans

James Murray
clock 01 December 2022 • 2 min read