Electrification of vehicle miles travelled within the household context
Paper in proceedings, 2019

In this paper, we investigated Plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) within the household context and analyzed how household factors impact utility factor (UF) and electric vehicle miles travelled. We used a dataset with one-year logger data on all actively used cars in 71 households owning a PEV in California. Our results indicate that for the whole household, a PHEV with a range of 36 miles can electrify almost the same share of miles as a BEV with 80 miles range. Furthermore, a higher frequency of long-distance trips lowers the UF of a PHEV and owning a conventional car with higher fuel economy lowers the UF of the household.

user behavior

BEV

PHEV

utility

Author

Ahmet Mandev

Chalmers, Space, Earth and Environment, Physical Resource Theory, Physical Resource Theory 2

Frances Sprei

Chalmers, Space, Earth and Environment, Physical Resource Theory

Gil Tal

EVS32 Proceedings

32nd Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS32)
Lyon, France,

Charging behaviour and infrastructure need for plug in electric vehicles

Swedish Energy Agency, 2017-06-01 -- 2019-06-30.

Driving Forces

Sustainable development

Areas of Advance

Transport

Energy

Subject Categories

Transport Systems and Logistics

Vehicle Engineering

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