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Shai Agassi: A bold plan for mass adoption of electric cars

Forget about the hybrid auto — Shai Agassi says it’s electric cars or bust if we want to impact emissions. His company, Better Place, has a radical plan to take entire countries oil-free by 2020.

World’s Smallest production Car–Peel P-50

Global Warming & Polar Bears

Natural Resources Defense Council Video:

LabCast: City Car

The City Car is a stackable electric two-passenger city vehicle. The one-way sharable user model is designed to be used in dense urban areas. Vehicle Stacks will be placed throughout the city to create an urban transportation network that takes advantage of existing infrastructure such as subway and bus lines.

Click on the link for more video.

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Thanks to Mr. DeLuca!!

MIT– Stackable CityCars – The Boston Globe

Read short Boston Globe article on stackable CityCars from MIT.

See MIT video for detailed explanation of “shared use” concept of CityCars.

MIT CityCar

MIT CityCar

Update on Oregon Measure 37

Kraft & Furlong mention Oregon Measure 37 (2004) as an example of the impact of public policy on the lives of people.  Here’s an update, including info on Measure 49, which repealed much of Measure 37.

Here’s a summary from a real estate agent’s point of view.

To read different views on Measure 49, visit these Web sites.