Industry Analyst -- Fuel Economy
Erin researches and reports on fuel-economy trends and environmental regulations.
Latest From Erin Sunde
A summary of the Wards Intelligence Fuel-Economy Index analyzes growth in electric-vehicle demand across key segments, with the most significant gains in the CUV category.
Gasoline prices soared, and demand for electric vehicles rose.
Gasoline prices are on the rise, but demand for hybrids continued to grow in U.S. market.
The share of utility vehicles was up from year-ago. BEV sales declined slightly, but hybrids hit a record-high penetration.
ACEEE's 2021 report, "The State Transportation Electrification Scorecard," analyzes EV-specific rules and other transportation and utility-sector policies relevant to GHG reduction and EV deployment in the light- and heavy-duty vehicle sectors.
December showed the greatest monthly year-over-year gain in 2020, as the number of electric options grew in the new model-year.