Electric vehicle study gets insider view on consumer awareness in the US
Interestingly, the Chevrolet Volt (53.1pc) was the most popular EV model, followed by the Ford Focus EV (49.1pc), Nissan LEAF (30.8pc), and the Tesla Roadster (16.8pc).
It found the EV brand that would lead to a purchase consideration was most often Ford (17.8pc), followed by Toyota (16.7pc), Chevrolet (16.0pc), Honda (12.6pc) and Nissan (7.1pc).
In terms of the provision of advanced EV infrastructure and components, the leaders are blue chips, such as GE, Leviton, ABB and Siemens.
Zpryme said charging stations will be pure players ECOtality, Coulomb Technologies, Better Place and ClipperCreek.
Utilities such as Southern California Edison, Florida Power