Propulsion Wars: Combustion vs. Electrification

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Photo by Precious Madubuike on Unsplash The Battle for Transportation Supremacy The State of Play Electric cars are the future. This has been the mantra of the past few years, nevertheless, reality begs to differ. The majority of cars that are being produced and sold today are Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) vehicles. Let’s face the reality, electric cars are far from being a mainstream phenomenon. In 2021, it is estimated that less than 1% of cars sold globally were hybrid/electric. Let that sink in. ICE vehicles still dominate the market. As of 2021 the market share of electric vehicles and hybrid is approximately less…...

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Mike Hassaballa Mike earned a master’s degree in applied science in 2013, then he launched his career in the data centre industry. In 2015, he shifted gears and took on a Lead Engineer role in a company developing emission reductions technology. He then moved in 2018 into energy consulting. Mike focuses on most critical issues and opportunities in business: strategy, operations, technology, transformation, advanced analytics, and sustainability. Mike writes fascinating stories meant to be read by anyone. He excels in simplifying complex subjects and bringing a fresh new perspective to pressing issues.