• No, charging an electric car doesn't produce more carbon than driving a regular one

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    The electric car Nissan Leaf, at an electric vehicle charging station at Balboa Park.
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    A study found that in the US electric cars produce 60% to 68% fewer emissions than gas-powered ones.
    EVs quickly recoup their higher manufacturing emissions and are more sustainable than traditional cars.
    The study says lawmakers must shift from combustion engines to avoid the worst impacts of climate change.
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