Planning Your Green Future

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Planning Your Green Future

[Originally posted in AutoTrader.com]

At this point, cars that plug in to the wall and have large batteries are clearly going to play an ever-growing part in our transportation future. While the first generation of them may not yet fit all lifestyles and needs due to high prices and relatively short driving ranges, in several years’ time plug-in cars should be within reach of most of the car buying population.

In some ways these new vehicles can’t come fast enough as rising gas prices and increasing concern over the environment begin to take center stage. Given that operating an electric car can be as much as five times less expensive than operating a gas car, more and more people are starting to wonder if a plug-in car is in their future‚Äďand what kinds of changes it might require. [read the entire article @ AutoTrader.com]