39 Pct of California EV Owners Already Use Solar PV

Of the 1,500 survey respondents, an additional 17 percent said they plan to add home solar, bringing the total to 56% using solar to help charge their cars.

Published: 27-Aug-2012

A recently released survey of plug-in vehicle owners conducted by the California Center for Sustainable Energy (CCSE) in coordination with the California Air Resources Board (ARB) shows that a significant percentage of early adopters of plug-in vehicles are plugging their EVs into home solar.

Nearly 1,500 California plug-in vehicle owners responded to the survey, which CCSE and ARB are calling the largest survey of its kind ever.

Zeroing in on EV + PV
While the survey generated lots of interesting data, some of which you can view quickly and easily via the info-graphic at the bottom of this story, of greatest interest to SolarChargedDriving.Com are the numbers on PV + EV, or solar-charged driving.

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