All three components of the 55+ single-family HMI posted increases from the previous quarter.
August 22, 2017
Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market strengthened in the second quarter of 2017 with a reading of 66, up 11 points from the previous quarter, according to the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI).
As electrified propulsion systems, including hybrid and plug-in electrics, gain market share through 2026, gasoline engines will likely take an increasing share of the remaining conventional ICE sales.
August 21, 2017
Consumer acceptance, cost, and infrastructure support remain challenges to mass adoption of electric propulsion systems in the near to mid-term.
Primary barriers to adoption include data security and privacy concerns, alignment with existing legacy framework, and associated costs of technology adoption.
August 15, 2017
A recent survey found that 30% of transportation industry respondents plan to introduce robotics into their business operations within the next year, with another 22% actively assessing the technology.