17 Oct '11, 3pm

All Your Forecasts are Wrong: How Many EVs Will Be On the Road by 2015?: This is the second piece in a four-pa...

All Your Forecasts are Wrong: How Many EVs Will Be On the Road by 2015?: This is the second piece in a four-pa...

This is the second piece in a four-part series offering insights and perspectives from GTM Research's latest smart grid report, Electric Vehicles 2011: Technology, Economics, and Market . To read part one, click here . To see the report's co-author speak on this topic at The Networked EV, register today ! In 2005, Bill Ford, Chairman of the Ford Motor Company, said that his company intended to build up to 250,000 hybrid-electric vehicles (HEVs) by 2010 -- the actual number turned out to be 35,496. In 2008, J.D. Power and Associates estimated that 600,000 HEVs would be sold in 2009; actual sales reached a little more than 290,000. Forecasting market growth is difficult in any industry, but the automotive industry seems to be a particularly tricky sector. With the emergence of the first electric vehicles for the mass market, the fortunetellers are back on stage, leading CNN ...

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straitstimes.com 22 Oct '11, 12pm

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