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Electric cars got even cleaner in a year, new grid data shows

Sun Mar 11, 2018 3:59 pm

Via GCR: https://www.greencarreports.com/news/1115679_electric-cars-got-even-cleaner-in-a-year-new-grid-data-shows
UCS annual report and map for U.S. average GHG emissions equivalent improved from 73mpg in 2015 to 80 mpg for 2016. Most of New York leads the way with 191 MPG, then Alaska at 112 and California at 109. Bringing up the rear is Oahu at 35 MPG, and Northern Illinois/Eastern Wisconsin at 38 MPG. direct link to UCS blog: https://blog.ucsusa.org/dave-reichmuth/new-data-show-electric-vehicles-continue-to-get-cleaner
Guy [I have lots of experience designing/selling off-grid AE systems, some using EVs but don't own one. Local trips are by foot, bike and/or rapid transit].

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DarthPuppy
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Re: Electric cars got even cleaner in a year, new grid data shows

Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:30 pm

That is good to see! Thanks for posting.
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