On Friday I appeared on Fox Business to discuss the initiative by 8 states to coordinate on electric vehicle infrastructure. The government has a long history of transportation infrastructure investment, and there’s no question consumers will benefit from a transportation fuel divorced from expensive and polluting oil. Electric cars help diversify our fuel mix, and must play a prominent role if we’re to address climate change and make transportation more affordable.
Tyson Slocum is Director of Public Citizen’s Energy Program. Follow him on Twitter @TysonSlocum