27 Sep '11, 9pm

Carnegie Mellon Study Says Hybrids Are a Better Target for Government Investment Th..

Carnegie Mellon Study Says Hybrids Are a Better Target for Government Investment Th..

A new study from Carnegie Mellon University is calling into question the wisdom of government incentives for all-electric vehicles, saying that conventional hybrids and shorter-range PHEVs like the forthcoming Toyota Prius Plug-in offer the government a bigger bang for its buck in lowering emissions from driving. The report, which was funded with a grant from the National Science Foundation, says that the long-term outlook for full-electrics is still unclear, as large lithium ion battery packs are heavy, expensive and will rely on technological breakthroughs and high oil prices to become viable from a cost perspective.

Full article: http://www.hybridcars.com/news/carnegie-mellon-study-says...

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