14 Jul '17, 5pm

Bad News for Big Oil: Electric Vehicle Sales to Surpass Gas Guzzlers by 2038

Despite the Koch brothers' best efforts , it looks like gas guzzlers are on the way out. Sales of electric vehicles will surpass those using internal combustion engines by 2038, a new analysis has found. Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) projects that "electric cars will outsell fossil-fuel powered vehicles within two decades as battery prices plunge, turning the global auto industry upside down and signaling economic turmoil for oil-exporting countries ... [displacing] about 8 million barrels a day of oil production—more than the 7 million barrels Saudi Arabia exports today." "This is economics, pure and simple economics," BNEF's lead advanced-transportation analyst Colin McKerracher said. "Lithium-ion battery prices are going to come down sooner and faster than most other people expect." The report's bold forecast was also bolstered by surging investment in lithium-ion...

Full article: https://www.ecowatch.com/bloomberg-electric-vehicles-2459...

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