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FWIW, I am still wondering where all the electricity will be coming from to charge all those EVs when half the cars are electric. Like they don't already have brownouts in California? Gonna need a lot more power plants--and the greenies are currently engaged in shutting down existing power plants.


Well, since EVs use a lot less energy than ICE cars, that's not going to be a problem in the long run. If worse came to worst, you could just burn some of that unused oil to make the needed electricity, and it would still be less carbon in the atmosphere. But of course we won't do that, since there's a cheaper solution: wind and solar.

The major problem with renewables is not that they cost more (it is now cheaper to make a kWh of electricity with renewables than with fossil fuel), it is that you can't store it for when you need it. Having millions of vehicles to charge off peak is a pretty good way to sensibly incorporate more renewables. Brownouts almost always happen at peak hours, when a properly designed system will not be charging vehicles, so they will not cause or suffer from brownouts.

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