Electric cars emit less carbon than average U.S. new car, everywhere in the world

By feedback@highgearmedia.com (John Voelcker) When electric cars first arrived in 2011, it was a reasonable question: Aren’t you just shifting emissions from the tailpipe to the smokestack? The answer is yes, but the carbon emissions per mile of an electric car—properly measured on a wells-to-wheels basis—are virtually always lower than those of a gasoline …read more

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