Electric Vehicles: A Primer on Technology and Selected Policy Issues

This report provides a primer on the expansion of the market for electric light-duty vehicles. This discussion will address some of the factors influencing electric vehicle (EV) adoption, the broad categories of EVs and related technology, and the current federal policy landscape. Topics include: fast charging and battery performance; emissions; battery materials management; incentive programs; and proposed federal legislation.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 22p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01735142
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: R46231
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 30 2020 12:34PM