29 Jun '11, 1pm

Google: 90% of Cars Could be EVs and Hybrids By 2030

It found that a rapid fall in battery costs and increases in energy density could allow the total cost of ownership of electric vehicles to drop below that of internal combustion vehicles by 2030. These EVs could have a 300-mile range, Google.org said. If electrics, hybrid electrics and plug-in electrics achieve 90 percent market share for light duty vehicles, this would reduce oil consumption by 1.1 billion barrels per year by 2030, or more than Canada’s entire 2009 oil production, the report said.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/06/29/google-90-o...

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