More electric cars are now sold every week than in the whole of 2012

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More electric cars are now sold per week than in all of 2012 Image: Unsplash/CHUTTERSNAP

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A chart to show global sales and sales market share of electric cars between 2010 and 2021
Sales of electric cars made up almost 9% of the global market in 2021. Image: IEA
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China’s electric car sales in 2021 surpassed total global sales for the previous year. Image: IEA
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EV manufacturers could face supply-side shortages in the coming years. Image: Unsplash/Michael Marais
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