World Hybrid and Electric Vehicles

Navi Mumbai, India (PressExposure) June 19, 2014 -- Bharat Book Bureau presents the new report, on "World Hybrid and Electric Vehicles". The study assesses key market environment factors, examines emerging technology, evaluates company market share data and profiles 44 global competitors.

Global H/EV sales to reach 25 million units in 2018 Hybrid and electric vehicle (H/EV) sales will more than double to 25 million units in 2018. Market advances will be led by micro and mild hybrids. Micro hybrids are conventional vehicles equipped with start-stop systems. Mild hybrids also have regenerative braking, and some of these come equipped with a small electric motor that helps start the vehicle but can not propel it without the aid of an internal combustion engine. These systems offer significant fuel savings considering their relatively low cost, and can lower overall vehicle emissions. In 2018, micro and mild hybrids will account for 80 percent of all H/EV demand, followed by full and plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles.

Western Europe to remain largest regional market Western Europe was the first region to adopt micro/mild hybrid vehicles on a mass scale. As a result, it will remain the largest regional market for micro and mild hybrids and for H/EVs overall, representing 44 percent of total demand in 2018. However, micro/mild hybrid sales are projected to grow faster in other parts of the world, particularly in North America and the Asia/Pacific region. Electric vehicle demand in these regions will exhibit the fastest gains of any type through 2018, albeit from a very small current market base.

Table of Contents:




General 4
World Economic Overview 5
Recent Historical Trends 5
World Economic Outlook 6
World Population Overview 10
Per Capita GDP Trends 12
World Motor Vehicle Overview 14
Motor Vehicle Production 15
Motor Vehicle Demand 18
Motor Vehicles in Use 20
Environmental & Regulatory Factors 22
Emissions Regulations 23
Rebates & Incentives 25
Pricing Trends 27


General 29
Hybrid & Electric Powerplants 30
Micro/Mild Hybrid 32
Full Hybrid 33
Plug-In Hybrid 34
Battery Electric 34
Fuel Cell 35
Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Commercialization Issues 36
Safety Concerns 36
Battery Life 36
Electric Vehicle Range 38
Fueling Infrastructure Readiness 38
Energy Storage Technologies 39
Well-to-Wheels Efficiency & Pollution Comparisons 41
Regulatory Compliance 42
Technology Penetration 44

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