29 May '11, 9am

EPRI publishes basic consumer guide for electrified vehicles

EPRI publishes basic consumer guide for electrified vehicles

EPRI Publishes Basic Consumer Guide about Electric Vehicles PALO ALTO , Calif. – (April 26, 2011) – The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) has published a basic consumer guide that addresses questions about electric vehicle technology and performance. With a variety of electric and hybrid technologies now available commercially, potential buyers are looking to understand which options might best match their needs. The eight-page guide, "Plugging In: A Consumer's Guide to the Electric Vehicle," defines and briefly compares driving range, charging times, fuel requirements and effects of weather and driving conditions. It also highlights vehicles available for purchase today and models scheduled to be available later in 2011 and in 2012. A question and answer section explores and answers a number of the most common questions asked about electric vehicle technology compa...

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