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Electric Cars: The Environmentally Friendly Way of Losing Money Since 2009

Gray Ghost (Mississippi) Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 7:04 AM
John, Most of Obama's technology advisers have little to no real world experience. But they do have a political agenda that matches Obama's. And the Obama Administration appears to want to remake the US into a Western Hemisphere version of Europe. If the president had pushed for an auto fueled by natural gas or propane, we could have not only decreased our cash flow to the Middle East, but we also could have made a serious dent in CO2 emissions (not that I am a climate change groupie). The US is "awash" in natural gas and has extremely large reserves. And the technology to burn natural gas or propane in our vehicles is existing technology.
AZhot Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 7:39 AM
Shame on you! How dare you dare to be practical. You just ruined the holidays for all the PC lib gas holes out there.
Rick676 Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 7:44 AM
It only confuses the issue when you confront them with facts.
Ron781 Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 9:09 AM
Obummer does not care about any of this techy stuff, he cares about ....votes...oh and golf...oh and b-ball. What a loser.

A Congressional Budget Office report released in the fall tells Obama what the rest of us have known for some time: Your bet on electric cars wasn’t an investment, but a gamble; a dumb gamble.

And now you’ve just come up snake eyes.

“Despite the federal government pumping $7.5 billion into the electric vehicle industry in the United States through 2019,” writes the, “overall national gasoline consumption is unlikely to be significantly affected, according to a report released by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO).”

The CBO says that even if Obama increased the amount of the subsidy, it...

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