The global power industry experienced a 50% drop in company filings mentions of electric vehicles in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Enel with 23% year-on-year decrease, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 176 power company filings. GlobalData’s Electric Vehicles (EV) in Insurance – Thematic Research report explains the dynamics of EV in the power market, highlighting the key trends, impact of EV on value chain and leading EV companies in the power market. Buy the report here.
Notably, electric vehicles was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q2 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of hydrogen and digital media, according to GlobalData.
Of the top leading companies in the power industry, Enel had the greatest increase in references for electric vehicles in Q2 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified 30 electric vehicles-related sentences in the company's filings - 0.4% of all sentences - and a decrease of 23% in Q2 2023 compared with Q2 2022. Xcel Energy’s mentions of electric vehicles dropped by 45% to 16 and Edison International’s by 31% to 11 and FirstEnergy’s by 60% to 8 and National Grid’s by 69% to 8.
GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics also applies sentiment weight to reference sentences, based on whether the sentences are positive, negative, or neutral. Starting at 100 in 2020, an index over 100 is more positive. The overall index for electric vehicles in Q2 2023 was 89.
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