28 Aug '12, 7am

Electric cars: the cleaner choice. The Green Piece

Electric cars: the cleaner choice. The Green Piece

Admittedly, the combustion engine has evolved much in its life, and modern cars are so much cleaner than the earliest models. But there is a time when an old dog reaches the end of its tether and starts to find there is a younger mutt freely outrunning it. That’s the electric car; with near infinite possibilities of how low emission it can be, depending on the energy production. On a local level, the electric vehicles could eliminate the problem of traffic pollution; linked to childhood asthma, respiratory diseases and heart disease. Our reluctance to grasp just how awesome it would be, to be able to walk down the street with cleaner air, quieter roads and no Victorian-age technology; is astounding.

Full article: http://www.thegreencarwebsite.co.uk/blog/index.php/2012/0...

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