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December 09, 2010

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Jim stACk

Interesting answer on electric vehicles but your missing some very important facts.
An EV normally recharges at night, Off Peak. Currently a lot of power is wasted and excess at night so it doesn't cause any pollution to use this excess electricity. This happen because you can't tuen off or ramp down a nuclear, coal or even hydro power plant.

Even if an EV runs on 100% coal studies have shown it's 4 times cleaner than a gas or diesel car. You can regenerate while stopping and slowing down and make and save energy. Try that with any other type of vehicle.

We can add a lot more intermittent sources of clean power like wind which makes most of it's energy at night. Plugin vehicles can store and also release their stored cleam American power. V2G Vehicle to GRID is possible and being done right now by ACPropulsion and google.

It's a whole new world in an EVworld !

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In the situation of our planet today, we do need these EV vehicles to lessen the Carbon gas in our atmosphere. if we use these vehicles we will benefit so much on its effect. Take for example the gasoline will lower its prices, same with the commodities and other goods. But we should know that not all the time we can use electric vehicles. We should be open on the circumstances that we need gasoline fueled vehicle for transport and travel.

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IMHO, EVs should come with solar panels pre-installed on the vehicle roof top out from factory. Hence, during the day, the sun will help to charge up the vehicle, and it will only consume electricity at night.

mark

great story.

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