27 Jul '17, 1pm

Propaganda video claiming 'dirty electric cars' debunked

Propaganda video claiming 'dirty electric cars' debunked

John Voelcker Jul 27, 2017 Follow John Add to circle Tesla Model S at Supercharger site in Ventura, CA, with just one slot open [photo: David Noland] Enlarge Photo For years, electric-car skeptics raised concerns about what was cleverly dubbed "The Coal Tailpipe": the idea that plug-in vehicles produced just as many harmful emissions as gasoline cars, but in a different place. That's not remotely true for carbon dioxide, as multiple studies over the years have shown, though it is in limited cases for a small number of individual pollutants emitted by certain types of powerplants. In due course, scientific analysis largely overcame the scare tactics. Now, a new theme for anti-electric-car propaganda has begun to make the rounds. DON'T MISS: The Five Most Ignorant Media Myths About Electric Cars The website HybridCars.com recently published a lengthy and detailed rebuttal to...

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