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  1. Back to the future: electric vehicles and oil demand - BP publication

    General EV Discussion
    Back to the future: electric vehicles and oil demand In December BP published this speech on the expected impact of EV's on the global oil market which I thought some people might find interesting along with their World Energy Outlook which went out in November and was quite widely reported...
  2. Does the price of gasoline influence you when buying an EV?

    General EV Discussion
    The prices of gasoline and oil are cheap these days. Since most of the major oil companies are operating at a loss and paying more than 100% of profits in dividends, it makes me wonder what the game is that they are playing? Perhaps they wish to discourage us from buying fuel efficient...
  3. Using Kickdown with a cold engine?

    Volkswagen Golf GTE
    So one of my greatest concerns with this car, is driving along in E-mode, then deciding I need a blast of power, when the ICE is stone cold. Its just something I'm not prepared todo, for the below reasons. Now, maybe its because of my Subaru background, it was a hard and fast rule that you...
  4. BBC article - Norway is nuts about electric cars

    General EV Discussion
    Moderately interesting article on BBC The irony is that they export massive amounts of oil / HC to everyone else, good for them ... better to let everyone else burn it then burn yourself I guess. J
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