Map of the Month

Each month a new map is presented to the Commission to help explain important trends in the Bay Area, across the nation and around the world. These custom-crafted maps are prepared by MTC’s Data & Visualization team.

December 2012

Plug-In Electric Vehicle Charging Station Accessibility

This map illustrates the most likely destination zones for workplace trips (different shades of green), areas with existing workplace EVSE (electric vehicle support equipment) are shown with red dots, and areas with employers interested in deploying workplace EVSE are shown with blue dots. Workplace destinations were assigned a weighted score representing the likelihood of a PEV driver traveling to that zone. Factors contributing to this score include the daily number of vehicle trips, availability of employer-installed privately-accessible EVSE, employers who have expressed interest in deploying workplace EVSE, and the availability of transit stations