27 Aug '13, 1pm

Passing Gas: More Electric Cars Than Gasoline Stations Now

By Matthew Klippenstein 153 views Aug 27, 2013 2012 Chevrolt Volt Gas Station Advert Enlarge Photo Electric cars achieved another milestone recently: Plug-in vehicles on American roads now outnumber the gas stations they whiz past on the roadside. We estimate the watershed (oil-shed?) event took place in early July--though there are some asterisks, as we'll discuss below. As early as next year, electric-car sales in the United States each year could top the national gas station count. That would make it possible for electric-car fans to create a sort of "Gas Freedom Day," much as some Americans today celebrate the annual "Tax Freedom Day." Plug-ins lead gas stations, 120,000 to 119,000* According to the most recent U.S. Census data , there were 118,756 gas stations in the United States in 2007. (Census 2012 data isn't yet available, but there's been a steady decline in num...

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