Who Killed the Electric Car?
Title: Who Killed the Electric Car?
Author: SCIENCE ENVIRON DVD 629.2293 WHO
PG - Investigates the birth and death of the electric car, as well as the role of renewable energy and sustainable living in the future. Narrated by Martin Sheen.
In 1996, electric cars began to appear on roads all over California. They were quiet and fast, produced no exhaust and ran without gasoline. Ten years later, these futuristic cars were almost entirely gone. What happened? Why should we be haunted by the ghost of the electric car?