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Old 09-25-2020, 08:01 PM   #13 (permalink)
JSH
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Originally Posted by Grant-53 View Post
California cannot supply enough electricity or rail transportation now. NYC politicians are following the same ruthless policies without any technically sound means of providing the needed transportation mix. Our e-bike laws are so dysfunctional that upstate we use the PA rules. Toyota plans to make electric and fuel cell vehicles only by 2030. Major expansion of hydro and nuclear generation will be needed. "Where there's a whip, there's a way." Wrong thinking.
Europe is busy supplying the whip. Automakers will pay about $13 billion in fines this year for failing to meet the fleet average of 95 g/km CO2. 2021 fines will be even bigger.

EVs will be well developed by 2035
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