No Guilt by Association for Electric Cars

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In my last post, I mentioned my affinity for electric cars and that it was widely shared.

What I did not realize is that the popularity extended to a deposed(?) dictator sitting on billions in oil wealth. Moammar Gadhafi seemed to be a big enough fan of electric cars to have one made from a Fiat.

Just remember, don’t judge a car by its owner!


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About the author: David Friedman is an engineer with expertise on fuel efficiency, alternative fuel, battery, fuel cell, and hybrid electric vehicle technologies and the policies needed to turn them into real solutions for U.S. oil dependence, air pollution and global warming. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and is a Ph.D. candidate in transportation technology and policy. Subscribe to David's posts

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