In the first five months of this year, deliveries of electric vehicles with zero emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) reached 1,650 units, representing an increase of 323% compared with data from the same period last year.
By segment, sales of electric cars were 75 units in May, 525% more, while in the full year until last month this figure rose by 122% to 233 units. In May sold 19 derived from tourism (+138%) and 131 units so far in 2012 (+992%).
Meanwhile, the supply of electric commercial vehicles grew 13% in May to 9 units, and fell by 52% through May, with 20 units. Electric motorcycle registrations totaled 377 units last month, a 1,116% increase, and 679 units in the first five months, a 265% increase.
In May, the Spanish market sold a total of 254 electric quads compared to 4 units delivered in the same month of 2011 (4133%), while between January and May 587 units were delivered, which is multiplied by more than 13 data 2011.
By José Santamarta, www.evwind.com