11 Sep '17, 12pm

Electric cars in UK cleaner than best diesels in summer, not yet in winter

2017 Tesla Model S Enlarge Photo Although electric cars do not emit exhaust, it's widely recognized that the electricity to charge their batteries often still comes from fossil fuels. This has led to the scrutiny of electric cars to determine whether their overall "wells-to-wheels" carbon footprints exceed those of regular vehicles powered by internal-combustion engines. For most U.S. drivers, electric cars are already better, thanks to more natural gas and renewable energy powering the electricity grid. DON'T MISS: Can we have fully carbon-free electricity by 2100? Predictions vary In the United Kingdom, electric cars now have lower CO2 emissions than even the most fuel-efficient cars powered by gasoline or diesel fuel—in the summer. It's a different story in winter, though, when more electricity is produced from fossil-fuel powered energy plants, according to The Times (...

Full article: http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1112571_electric-cars...

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