World’s EV fleet will soon surpass 20 million

  • A Chevrolet Bolt charges in December 2020 at an Electrify America site outside Colorado Mills outlet mall in downtown Lakewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

The world is about to pass another important milestone in electric vehicle adoption: 20 million plug-in vehicles on the road globally, come June, according to BNEF estimates. That’s remarkable growth from only 1 million EVs on roads in 2016.