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Study: On Average, EV Fuel Costs Are Less Than Half Compared to Gas Cars

Researchers from the University of Michigan published a study this week about the relative costs of driving an EV versus a gas car. While it’s widely accepted that a key advantage of a plug-in car is its use of cheap electric fuel, calculating exactly how much you will save is a tricky proposition. That’s because the cost of electricity can fluctuate depending on where you live, the time of day that you charge, and even the season. The Michigan study revealed that—on average and based on recent gas and electricity rates—owners of gas car pay 2.3 times more than EV drivers, representing average annual savings for electric cars of more than $600. The study was specifically designed to examine the variation in savings across individual U.S. states. Based on national averages for gas and electricity prices—and average efficiency across all cars—it costs $1,117 for gasoline to ...

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