Adoption of New Technologies
UMTRI provides detailed knowledge and research on the life cycle of adopting new technologies and how these impact the global automotive industry. Researchers generate estimates of tradeoffs and cost analysis to incorporate changes through econometric analyses that help define the competitive dynamics of the industry and forecast the adaptation of new automotive technologies.
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Walter McManus, Richard Senter, Jr.
IN: Sponsored by: U.S. Department of Energy
This is the final report on market models for predicting Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEV) adoption. The work was one of the...
J. L. Sullivan, Irving Toivo Salmeen, C.P. Simon.
IN: Sponsored by: U.S. Department of Energy; Sponsor Award Ref. # 46827
Energy security and climate change issues have increased the call for improved energy efficiency from all sectors of the economy,...
Craig H. Stephan, John Sullivan.
journal article IN: Environmental Science & Technology. Vol. 42, no. 4 (Feb. 15, 2008), p. 1185-1190.
We analyze the effect of charging a significant number of plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHEVs) in the United States using presently...