There are over 250 million private vehicles in the US. Less than 3% are electric (EV) or plug-in hybrid (PHEV) cars.
“Who Killed the Electric Car,” a 90-minute documentary about General Motors’ EV1, is a must-see for anyone interested in this industry. Run out to your local public library and grab a copy.
Further fascinating material can be found at the Electric Auto Association site. EVcast offers entertaining daily podcasts, and AutoBlogGreen has a beautiful photo gallery of alternative production and concept cars.
There’s a vibrant community in support of electric fuel. Detailed background and discussions of ELECTRIC CARS, SMART ELECTRIC GRIDS AND ALTERNATIVE ENERGY can be found on these sites: