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Subject:  Re: Electric car monies Date:  2/5/2013  6:24 PM
Author:  albaby1 Number:  40666 of 90619

While I think that there is little that can be done to speed the process, electric will be the way to go eventually.

Perhaps - though it's far from the low hanging fruit. Indeed, I am increasingly skeptical that you're going to see that any time soon, absent a marked breakthrough in battery technology. The economics just aren't there for personal vehicles right now, and probably won't be for quite a while. Meanwhile, in addition to the small vehicle segment, you're actually seeing some non-trivial NG fleet truck adoption. So it may be that not only the short-term, but also the intermediate-term, future of vehicles in the U.S. continuing to be almost entirely ICE.

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