Passenger cars and trucks account for approximately 70% of on-road GHG emissions. Improving fuel economy will help reduce GHG emissions from passenger cars and trucks. In 2016, the 123,826 electric vehicles in the region still only account for 3% of all light duty vehicles. By 2020, there is potential to increase ownership to 150,000.
Note: Electric vehicles in this figure include hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), and all electric vehicles (EVs).