Why Workplace Charging Is Important: It Sells Electric Cars

– June 30 – Washington Post – Human beings are creatures of convenience. Our ancestors built tools to make jobs easier and more efficient, and we like things that make our lives easier today too. Workplace charging is one of those conveniences for electric car drivers, and could be instrumental in helping sell more electric cars.
According to Navigant Research‘s Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment report, workplace charger sales could number 12,000 by the end of this year.
By the end of the decade, that number will surpass 63,000.
Those volumes will be essential in encouraging more and more drivers to go electric, and it goes without saying that companies offering workplace charging will make life a lot easier for any employee considering an electric car.
Mark Duvall, director of Electric Transportation and Energy Storage at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), says that “workplace charging sells vehicles”.
Read the entire article by Antony Ingram here.