Shades of Green: Electric Cars’ Carbon Emissions Around the Globe
According to analysis by Shrink That Footprint the carbon emissions of grid powered electric cars in countries with coal based generation are no different to average petrol vehicles, while in countries with low carbon electricity they are less than half those of modern hybrids. The scale of this variation implies that the climate benefits of going electric are not evenly shared around the globe.
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Publication Info18 Feb. 2013 - PDF
Type: Report / Study
Source: Research / Science
File Size: 692 KB
Number of Pages: 29