This group brings together the best thinkers on energy and climate. Join us for smart, insightful posts and conversations about where the energy industry is and where it is going.


Poll: 60% of respondents see themselves buying an EV within 3 years

image credit: Credit: Redefining Energy
Laurent Segalen's picture
CEO, Megawatt-X

Laurent is a Franco-British financier, founder of Megawatt-X, the London-based global platform for Renewable Energy Assets. For the past twenty years, Laurent has been trading and managing...

  • Member since 2019
  • 174 items added with 154,434 views
  • Oct 8, 2020

I posted a simple question last week on my LinkedIN account: what car do you see yourself owning/leasing within 3 years. After 65k views and 2k responses, EV win (by a lot). Please note that this survey is totally unscientific, so take it with a grain of salt! Nevertheless, interesting...

Matt Chester's picture
Matt Chester on Oct 8, 2020

Obviously I'm sure there's a bit of self selection here, since both EV % and not buying a car % are certainly higher than most market forecasts (not to mention 15% going all in on Hydrogen cars? That's the type of number that would make those automakers salivate but is obviously not practical yet), but the desire to clearly move away from ICE is growing and that's the great takeaway. 

Laurent Segalen's picture
Thank Laurent for the Post!
Energy Central contributors share their experience and insights for the benefit of other Members (like you). Please show them your appreciation by leaving a comment, 'liking' this post, or following this Member.
More posts from this member

Get Published - Build a Following

The Energy Central Power Industry Network is based on one core idea - power industry professionals helping each other and advancing the industry by sharing and learning from each other.

If you have an experience or insight to share or have learned something from a conference or seminar, your peers and colleagues on Energy Central want to hear about it. It's also easy to share a link to an article you've liked or an industry resource that you think would be helpful.

                 Learn more about posting on Energy Central »