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Comment What about the Grid? (Score 0) 318

How long will america and other nations aging electrical grids be able to keep up with the demand and load *if* EV's ever become economically practical for the majority of people? 1 billion cars is a lot to replace. What happens to them and their toxic waste? Not to mention all the new coal plants we'll have to build to keep up with demand. Nuclear isn't an option as long as people are scared of things they can't see or perfectly understand.

Another megabytes the dust.