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    Default Phil Carlson: Plug-in electric cars make more sense - Wisconsin State Journal

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    Phil Carlson: Plug-in electric cars make more sense
    Wisconsin State Journal
    The Chevy Volt and Nissan Leaf are two such vehicles coming out this fall. Within five years the major automobile manufacturers will routinely be making ...
    Without Federal Support, There is No Plan B For Think Electric Cars in the
    Granholm&#39;s folly? Electric-car founder says electrics are not the futureThe Detroit News
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    Let's see here. Electric cars run on electricity. 60% of U.S. electricity comes from coal. If you run out of gas you can have a friend bring you a can of gas. Will he bring you a bucket of amps? Bet this doesn't get posted.

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    Jr. Apprentice
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    Pittsburgh, PA


    Actually, devices are currently being developed (and I think actually already exist) that are portable charging stations. So yes - if your Chevy Volt runs out of "juice" your "friend" could bring you more "juice."
    Great news, huh?

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