30 Apr '13, 11am

European EV sales up 20-fold since 2010:

European EV sales up 20-fold since 2010:

New car sales may still be enduring a grim decline in Europe, but the cars being bought are cleaner on average than three years ago. Data from the European Environment Agency (EEA) shows that the average car sold in the EU in 2012 was nine per cent more fuel efficient than in 2009 with CO2 emission averaging at 132.2g/km. The group predicts that average CO2 of new cars could hit 95g/km by 2020. It is unclear whether Europeans are actively seeking out vehicles with lower CO2 emissions due to more efficient technology from carmakers. However the EEA’s data highlights a 20-fold increase in electric vehicle sales since 2010, when around 700 EVs were sold, to 14,000 in 2012. Most of them were registered in France (more than 5,500), a point helped by the popularity of the Bolloré Bluecar which was available to rent from October 2011, and Renault pushing its Z.E. range (Fluence, ...

Full article: http://www.thegreencarwebsite.co.uk/blog/index.php/2013/0...

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