Electric Vehicle Adoption

Silicon Valley

Data Source:

California Energy Commission


Silicon Valley Institute for Regional Studies

Vehicle population data are from the California Energy Commission Zero Emission Vehicle and Charger Statistics (last updated April 1, 2021; retrieved December 20, 2021). Vehicle population counts vehicles whose registration is either current or less than 35 days expired. Electric vehicles include Battery Electric, Fuel Cell Electric, and Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles. Silicon Valley includes the city-defined region. Share of registered light-duty electric vehicles, by make, are from the California Department of Motor Vehicles registration data including registered light-duty vehicles only, as of January 2020 (regardless of model year). Palo Alto includes East Palo Alto. City data are by zip code, so do not represent exact city-boundaries.

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