miles (19.0 km 125 while the average distance commuted to work in England and Wales in 2011 was slightly lower.3 miles (15 km). 229 UK 1,359 Registered at the end of December 2015. "Chevy Volt and Nissan Leaf Celebrate Their Sixth-Year Anniversary". "Transitions to Alternative Transportation TechnologiesPlug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles". Environmental Protection Agency published the 2014 edition of its annual report " Light-Duty Automotive Technology, Carbon Dioxide Emissions, and Fuel Economy Trends." For the first time, the report presents an analysis of the impact of alternative fuel vehicles, with emphasis in plug-in electric vehicles because. "Coalition Turns On to 'Plug-In Hybrids Utilities, Localities, DaimlerChrysler Give Traction to Professor's Drive For High Mileage".
While a plain hybrid vehicle charges its battery from its engine only, a plug-in hybrid can obtain a significant amount of the energy required to canada, A New Friend recharge its battery from external sources. M has been covering the industry since 2007 and we are just getting started. (October 3, 2008) "Bush signs 7,500 plug-in hybrid tax credit bill into law m "Nissan will sell electric car for just over 25K". Oil prices recently hitting a 5 year low, now might be the time to consider a bigger car or truck for you family. If the gas price is US3, a plug-in hybrid with a range of 10 mi (16 km) is the least costly option even if the battery cost is 200/kWh. Michalek (2009) "Impact of battery weight and charging patterns on the economic and environmental benefits of plug-in hybrid vehicles (PDF). The Tesla Model S was the top selling plug-in electric car in 2015, followed by the Nissan Leaf and the Mitsubishi Outlander P-HEV. 249 China 18,375 Sales through December 2015. 221 US 42,293 Sales through December 2015. (September 2006) "Large Oil and GHG Reductions with Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles" Alternative Transport Energies Conference (Perth, Australia) a b Tilsley, Rachelle. Market as of September Vehicle EPA rating combined EV/hybrid ( mpg-e ) Utility factor(2) (share EV miles) Tailpipe CO2 (g/mi) Tailpipe Total Upstream CO2 Low (g/mi) Avg (g/mi) High (g/mi) BMW i3 REx (3). 161 162 On the other hand, when PEVs are recharged from coal -fired plants, they usually produce slightly more greenhouse gas emissions than internal combustion engine vehicles.