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Old 08-14-2008, 07:58 AM
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Who killed the electric car?

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Old 08-14-2008, 08:13 AM
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and where does the electricity come from that charges the batteries?
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Old 08-18-2008, 07:21 AM
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and where does the electricity come from that charges the batteries?
a power plant. which is far more efficient and produces less pollution than the small engines in cars today. duh.
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Electric is how it has to and is going. We're at the transitional point now.
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a power plant. which is far more efficient and produces less pollution than the small engines in cars today. duh.
Exactly, not to mention that the pollution it does create is far more easily cleaned up/filtered out when it is in one stationary place rather than millions of small polluters moving all over the place.
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Where on earth do you idiots think electricity comes from?

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Where on earth do you idiots think electricity comes from?
God?
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Where on earth do you idiots think electricity comes from?

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a power plant. which is far more efficient and produces less pollution than the small engines in cars today. duh.
reading is a good thing
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You mean God didn't give us electricity?

Maybe it was Prometheus? Damn this is all so confusing.
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You mean God didn't give us electricity?

Maybe it was Prometheus? Damn this is all so confusing.
obviously all electricity is generated by phelps pushing water through a hydroelectric dam. duh
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Where on earth do you idiots think electricity comes from?

Fossil fuel power plant - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is generated by a variety means. Why do you ask?
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God?
He gave us nuclear power, didn't he?
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He gave us nuclear power, didn't he?
got any proof?
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You're breathing, ain't ya?
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