09 Jun '13, 12am

Better Place May Be Dead, But the Electric Car Isn't: The bankruptcy of the electric car company Better Place

PHOTO CAPTION: Gal Luft is a senior adviser to the United States Energy Security Council Better Place May Be Dead, But the Electric Car Isn't Tweet The collapse of Better Place, the electric car network company, shouldn't mean the death of the electric car, argues senior adviser to the United States Energy Security Council. The bankruptcy of the electric car company Better Place is a major setback for the growing community of electric vehicle enthusiasts. Since its establishment in 2007, the company projected the allure of a world changing enterprise which could transform not only the automotive business but the entire concept of personal mobility. Better Place offered its clients to bid farewell to the gas station by purchasing a package of electric miles just like one buys minutes from a cell phone provider. The company also committed to seed its markets -- Israel, Denma...

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