They destroyed the hope for electric cars in Israel for many years to come - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael
    • 13.11.13 | 11:11 (IST)

    By bullying the government into forcing clients to buy electricity from them only, they destroyed the hope for electric cars in Israel for many years to come. Nowhere else in the world is it illegal to charge an electric car with home electricity. As a result, I see electric cars all over London, but not anywhere in Israel. The argument that it would put an impossible strain on the electric grid is spurious at best - if it were correct then air conditioners should also have been made illegal.

    from the article: Breaking silence, top Better Place investor slams 'incompetent' Israeli government
    First published 18:53 12.11.13 | Last updated 18:53 12.11.13
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