Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Are electric cars the way of the future?

Kudos to SINTEF and Trondheim for doing scientific testing on electric taxis, especially for thinking about the social as well as the technical aspects.
This work represents exactly the research needed to build a sustainable future. The advantages and disadvantages of electric cars are fully reported, leading to the conclusion that the specific vehicles tested do not seem suitable for journeys far outside the city. They work well for shorter journeys inside the urban area.
Read more here