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Old 03-11-2011, 03:51 PM   #19
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Default Re: gas prices on the rise

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Originally Posted by SCMom View Post
Just get a hybrid...or a full EV.

EV's aren't convenient for long road trips (yet)...but most of them have a range of 100 miles now (some get more), which is more than enough for most people to get to work and back, and take care of errands.

http://www.hybridcars.com/electric-car
can you imagine the rolling black outs if everyone starts "plugging in " their cars...

there won't be much difference between being at the mercy of oil companies , or being at the mercy of electric companies.

the batteries are made out of lithium ... they discovered a huge lithium depost in afghanistan... coincidence ???
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