According to IDC Energy Insights, Plug-in Electric Vehicles (PEVs) are predicted to become available commercially in 2011. Do you have a guess as to how many will be on the roads worldwide by 2015?
The next logical step for electric vehicles is being explored by two German auto manufacturers. BMW and Daimler are jointly developing a drive-over wireless charging system for electric vehicles. Maintenance is already simplicity personified on electric vehicles and removing the last vestige of manual power charging may be the added incentive to entice future buyers.