19 Feb '16, 4pm

Koch Brothers Allegedly Backing New Multi-Million Dollar Attack On EVs

Koch Brothers Allegedly Backing New Multi-Million Dollar Attack On EVs

An initiative being organized by the Koch brothers and funded by oil and gas interests aims to redouble an attack on electrified vehicles, says a report today by the Huffington Post. Issues and efforts being attacked include clean energy strategies, clean car subsidies, and a message of the benefits of oil and gas will reportedly be emphasized, including for society’s less privileged. Connecting the dots from a meeting held late last year in San Antonio called “Changing the Energy Narrative,” the Post alleges about $10 million per year will be dedicated to the cause. SEE ALSO: Are Consumers Being Manipulated By Anti-Electric Car Propaganda? But if such a front group lobbying organization is yet to appear formally and declare its mission, this has not happened. The article however sounds the alarm based on numerous interviews and sources, and opens with a grabber lede sente...

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