28 Nov '11, 4pm

GTM Research Q&A: Electric Vehicles: Last week, GTM Research report authors, Dominic Hofstetter and Travis Bra...

GTM Research Q&A: Electric Vehicles: Last week, GTM Research report authors, Dominic Hofstetter and Travis Bra...

Last week, GTM Research report authors, Dominic Hofstetter and Travis Bradford held a live webinar on their new market report, Electric Vehicles 2011: Technology, Economics, and Market . Below are a selection of audience questions from that webinar, which at the time went unanswered due to time constraints. To watch the complete archived webinar, click here . Q: Does your report cover commercial fleets? What is your view on the fleet market? Commercial fleets are a recurring theme throughout all parts of the report. Fleets are seen by many as the low-hanging fruit in the EV market because of a number of characteristics that make them particularly suitable for electrification. Among those characteristics are route predictability; the ability of central charging (and hence higher utilization of expensive Level III charging equipment); and sophisticated buyers to whom total c...

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