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Cities prepare for electric cars

From a New York Times article:

In nearby Silicon Valley, companies are ordering workplace charging stations in the belief that their employees will be first in line when electric cars begin arriving in showrooms. And at the headquarters of Pacific Gas and Electric, utility executives are preparing “heat maps” of neighborhoods that they fear may overload the power grid in their exuberance for electric cars.

Full article here.

Categories: CleanTech
  1. February 16, 2010 at 9:23 pm

    “a single car could consume three times as much electricity as a typical San Francisco home”

    That is lot! Will this create more problems than it will solve? :-s

  2. rohan17286
    February 18, 2010 at 10:42 pm

    Electricity isn’t the problem. Where we get our electricity from right now is the problem.

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