We need more of these articles and more media attention to this. Electric cars have made no sense to me at all. I've been saying for a while now that we haven't the infrastructure for more electricity and many of the plants burn coal. Then again ... more electric cars after cap and trade could reap a fortune for the carbon traders. Investors.com - Not So Fast With Those Electric Cars We'll need a study of gas emissions (gasoline) vs gas emissions (electric) ... per mile no less. Not really a winning formula if gasoline comes out on top as it's running out. If electric wins well cap and trade is ready for our wallets on that one. As an added discussion item here ... well probably useless since Malia Obama was wearing an anti nuke plant t-shirt ... we need more nuke plants and we need more $$$, stimulus money even towards the study of hydrogen cells for cars.