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Will Future EVs and Charging Stations Reflect Male Drivers’ Preferences?

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In April of this year, three researchers from UC Davis’ Institute of Transportation Studies released a working paper entitled “Engendering the Future of Electric Vehicles: Conversations with Men and Women.” These researchers analyzed their conversations with mixed gender focused groups from California in 2011 and 2012 to learn 1) how men and women think about and discuss EVs and EVSE infrastructure, 2) if men and women thought of and discussed these issues differently, and 3) what these differences, if any exist, mean for the future development of EVs and charging stations. Read more.

Author: Jeff Cohen, Founder, Atlanta Electric Vehicle Development Coalition and Georgia EVentures, LLC

I am an "EVangelist" who wants you to experience the joys of driving and owning electric vehicles. I currently own a 2015 Tesla Model S 60, and have owned/leased a 2015 Nissan LEAF and 2013 and 2014 Chevrolet VOLTs. I maintain two Wordpress blogs: an EV information focused blog ( and an EV Rental blog ( and Facebook page ( and three Twitter Sites: @JBCMKTR (personal), @AtlantaEV and @GAEVentures and JBCMKTR on Instagram.

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