Research Outline

Electric Ride-Sharing Trends


Gain an understanding of projected trends related to electric ride-sharing services globally.

Early Findings

Competitive Benefits of Environmental Consciousness

  • In order to stay competitive, ride sharing companies have increased their focus on carbon emissions, recognizing that shared rides and carbon efficient vehicles allow ride sharing to promote environmental benefits of using ride sharing.

New Regulations around Ridesharing

Improved Electric Grid

  • As personal drivers and ride sharing vehicles go increasingly electric, some areas are boosting their charging capacity.
  • This is projected to improve the accessibility and popularity of using an EV vehicle for ridesharing, as the increased convenience will increase the benefits to drivers on platforms like Uber and Lyft of choosing an electric option.