29 Jun '13, 8pm

Report: Li-ion vehicle batteries pose problems when being shipped

I worry when I read about manufactured reasons to slow down the evolution from dirty fossil fuel to clean power: I read about how The Oil companies use their lobbyists, The American Petroleum Institute, to buy politicians and pass laws against using ethanol in gasoline so they can sell more gasoline and pump more oil. I see where the President is being pressured by The Kochs to complete a pipeline to carry oil from Canada, across the middle of the country to the Gulf so it can be refined and shipped to foreign nations further helping to contaminate the air on a Worldwide basis and completely ignoring the dangers associated with oil contamination from major pipe failures. Does Obama have the guts to stand against them? I read how the SAE, run by General Motors, designs a monster J-1772 plug to replace the de facto standard ChaDeMo fast charge plug to impede the acceptance o...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2013/06/29/li-ion-vehicle-batte...

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