Electric Mobility in Europe - Statistics & Facts

Germany is the leading European market for plug-in electric car sales. However, Norway has the largest share of EV registrations among European countries. Plug-in electric vehicles account for more than 60 percent of new cars registered in Norway, which has a population of roughly 5.4 million people. Globally, plug-in light vehicle sales exceeded two billion units in 2019.

Tesla's Model 3, Nissan's Leaf, and Renault's Zoe are among Europe's best-selling electric vehicle models, both in terms of vehicles in operation and new car registrations.

Battery electric vehicles are the most popular type of passenger electric vehicles in the European Union. In order to provide appropriate charging infrastructure, the number of charging stations available across Europe is increasing at a rapid pace. By 2030, the number of charging points needed for electric vehicles is anticipated to reach 720,000 in Germany alone. Globally, the number of publicly available fast electric vehicle chargers came to 143,500 units in 2018.

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