Though the Chevy Volt and Nissan Leaf entered the market to fanfare, the battery-powered cars haven’t been selling as quickly as hybrid models such as the Toyota Prius. Industry experts discuss electric car technology, from batteries to charging stations, and what it might take to encourage drivers to make the shift.
Seth Fletcher is a Senior Editor of Popular Science. He’s based in New York, New York.
Don Karner is the Chief Innovation Officer of ECOtality. He’s based in Tempe, Arizona.
Chris Paulson is the Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development at CODA Automotive. He’s based in Los Angeles, California.