23 Sep '15, 1pm

Electric Cars Cut Greenhouse Gases, Energy Use: New EPRI-NRDC Study

Electric Cars Cut Greenhouse Gases, Energy Use: New EPRI-NRDC Study

By Stephen Edelstein 1,188 views Sep 23, 2015 2015 Ford Focus Electric Enlarge Photo Electric cars charged on the grid generally have a lower carbon footprint than internal-combustion vehicles--and their wells-to-wheels carbon emissions only shrink as more renewable energy comes online. That's the conclusion of a new study on the environmental effects of future transportation electrification, jointly conducted by the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) and National Resources Defense Council (NRDC). It follows and updates a landmark 2007 report by the pair that was among the first to analyze the long-term effects of electric cars, both on global carbon emissions and on electric-utility infrastructure. DON'T MISS: In Just One Year, Electric Cars Have Gotten Cleaner: How'd They Do That? (Dec 2014) A transition to more electric cars and greener grid-electricity sources, i...

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1 Million Electric Cars Now In The World

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greencarreports.com 22 Sep '15, 11am

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jetsongreen.com 22 Sep '15, 4pm

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gas2.org 22 Sep '15, 7am

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gas2.org 24 Sep '15, 10pm

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greenbiz.com 22 Sep '15, 9am

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greencarreports.com 27 Sep '15, 12pm

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