359,000 plug-in electric vehicles by 2017

"While sales of the all-electric Nissan Leaf and range-extended Chevy Volt are beginning to ramp up, Pike Research is looking at the future of plug-in electric vehicles (PEV) in the country. A new forecast shows that there could be 359,000 PEVs on the roads of the nation by 2017, with California and New York being the most popular states for PEV sales."