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Electric Cars Could Slash UK Oil Imports 40 Percent In 15 Years: Study

By Stephen Edelstein 946 views Mar 24, 2015 Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Vauxhall Ampera Enlarge Photo With high fuel prices and island locations on the same warming planet as every other sovereign state, the United Kingdom could benefit enormously from electric cars. Plug-in vehicles could not not only reduce greenhouse gas emissions and consumer "fuel" costs, but also moderate the health effects of air pollution created by a passenger fleet that's presently about half diesel vehicles with only primitive emission controls. DON'T MISS: UK Official Says Encouraging Diesel Cars To Lower Carbon Was 'Wrong' Now, researchers have calculated an estimate of the extent of the potential beneficial impact. A new study claims large-scale electric-car adoption could cut U.K. oil imports by 40 percent, and save £ 1,000 ($1,495) in fuel costs per year per driver. 2014...

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