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    • Micah
    • 20.05.12 | 15:25 (IDT)

    Maybe they could make an optional extra - a little onboard diesel engine and alternator that would trickle-charge continuously - irrespective of whether the car is being driven or not - ie even when parked - that might increase the range substantially, possibly reduce battery (and car) weight, the need for infrastructure (fewer recharging stations etc). In considering this improvement, do not forget, in the green equation, the pollution involved in battery and service station production etc etc .... that might be reduced.

    from the article: Shai Agassi's Better Place electric cars take to the highway
    First published 05:17 20.05.12 | Last updated 05:17 20.05.12
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