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

Rocko191 Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 3:47 AM
When power went out because of Sandy and could still be out in some palces, Obama's tax payer funded green cars were worthless because the charging stations shut down..The ones that also has gas, can't go far because the tank is so small.. . .
glenn183 Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 5:09 AM
In fairness, when the power is off, how do you get the gas into your car?
JERRY259 Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 7:05 AM
YOU HAVE ENEOUGH SENCE TO FILL YOUR TANK BEFORE THE STORM HITS!
Gary23 Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 8:09 AM
And all the 5 gallon gas cans you can find. And purchase a generator to charge your Volt. But, don't let your neighbors know you have a gennie or they will want to charge their Volt.
tkdblk Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 9:27 AM
or just beat the snot out of you just because you had the foresight to have a generator and they didnt. Welcome to the brave new world of redistribution.
Jay Wye Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 10:28 AM
if necessary,hand pump. it CAN be done,while you cannot charge an electric car by hand.
Also,many gas stations are now required to have backup generators to power gas pumps after natural disasters.
Jay Wye Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 10:29 AM
no home generator will charge an electric car;they can't provide the KWH.
Rich L. Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 3:59 PM
Jay, don't they have a generator like the flashlight the never needs batteries. The lefties can charge their volts using the same motion they use all the time.

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 CSMonitor.com, “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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