27 May '12, 7pm

Is Electricity the Alternative Fuel for Future Cars?

The automobile is ready for a revolution, and so are its drivers. In this week’s edition of DT Debate, our own Amir Illiaifar and Nick Mokey go head-to-head over the fuel that’s going to power this revolution. Will the EV pull through, or do we need to start looking elsewhere? This week we ask: QUESTION: Is electricity really the best alternative fuel option for the future of cars? Unless “the future of cars” only involves puttering around for 80 miles at a time then desperately searching for a cord so you can wait 20 hours to drive home, then no. Electric cars seem to be growing in popularity, but they remain insanely impractical. The truth is, there are already much better alternative fuels you can use right now.

Full article: http://evworld.com/news.cfm?newsid=28007

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