The last few years have seen tremendous progress in alternative fuel vehicles. Global plug-in electric vehicle (EV) sales exceeded 100,000 for the first time in 2012, and continue to grow as more models are released. However, EVs remain at a critical point, and penetration in the medium term will depend on the confluence of many factors. We provide independent in-depth analysis of industry dynamics in advanced transportation, including electric and other alternative vehicles. Led by a global team of sector specialists, the service supports clients in mastering market fundamentals, understanding the competitive landscape and making informed decisions in this rapidly evolving industry. 


Policy Sector Economics Competitive Landscape
Country and region studies
Impact of subsidies and regulatory changes
Short and long-term market forecasts
Lifetime cost analyses of different technologies

Production capacity and sales
Market share trends
Key player strategies and partnerships

Business Models & Markets Investment Technology
Grid integration of EVs
Energy market implications and utility strategies
Business models and financing for infrastructure and services
Investment trends and themes
Acquisitions and strategies of major players
Analysis of all key technology areas
Battery supply, demand and pricing
Market forecasts of technologies