• The National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) is out with a new survey saying that "most U.S. drivers (52%) say they have positive impressions of electric vehicles, compared to only 18% who have negative opinions. And nearly half (48%) say they have a more favorable opinion of EVs over the past few months."
The survey goes on to say that "most Americans (54%) say they don’t have the ability to charge at work or home, and only 42% said they lived in a house or apartment that had a garage suitable for charging."
One interesting note from the survey is the degree to which survey respondents had very little grasp of EV realities: "They believe that 20% of all new cars sold in 2021 were EVs—only 3% of all cars sold were EVs—and that 15% of vehicles on the road are EVs, while less than 1% are. Younger consumers ages 18-34 are far more likely to overstate EV growth, saying that 25% of car sales are EVs and that 20% of vehicles on the road are EVs."