Electric vehicles could save the US billions each year, study finds

Published Aug 18 2020 at 7:44 AM GMT
  • While electric vehicles usually cost more for the consumer at the point of purchase, a new study has applied a much broader scope to the economics of green transportation and found it could actually save the US tens of billions of dollars each year.
  • The analysis combined climate modeling with data on vehicle fleets and public health to reveal that electric vehicles (EVs) could negate significant damages brought by climate change and air pollution, in addition to preventing many premature deaths.



  • Published Aug 18, 2020 7:44 AM GMT