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The Electric Vehicle's Value Chain and Technology Evolution

Published: 15 September 2009

ID: G00171159

Analyst(s): Thilo Koslowski


The electric vehicle has been praised as the means to emission-free, oil-independent mobility, but the value chain and required technologies are still emerging. These will shape the EV's success and impact business and technology strategies for all market participants.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Factors Influencing the Success of the Electric Vehicle
    • Automotive Industry and Technology Advancements
    • EV Infrastructure Developments
    • Societal and Political Trends
  • Market Potential for Electric Vehicles Over the Next 20 Years

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