27 Apr '17, 2pm

Even oil companies now acknowledge electric cars are coming

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV electric car at EVgo fast-charging station, Newport Centre, Jersey City, NJ Enlarge Photo Advocates have long suggested that electric vehicles will begin to take over daily driving duties, slowly but surely, from the internal-combustion engine. Now, even oil companies are starting to acknowledge that there may be reality in that dream of the future. France's Total SA, one of the world's largest oil producers, released its future outlook for electric vehicles—and it predicts a sharp increase in sales by the end of the next decade. DON'T MISS: Which oil companies invest in renewables, electric-car services? Total Chief Energy Economist Joel Couse told Bloomberg the company expects electric vehicles will make up 15 to 30 percent of all new-vehicle sales by the year 2030. In addition to its forecast, Total believes demand for oil-based fuels will peak ar...

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