The Dirt on Clean Electric Cars

New research shows some drivers might spew out less CO2 with a diesel engine.

Bloomberg
Bloomberg
Oct 16, 2018 · 5 min read
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Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

By Niclas Rolander, Jesper Starn and Elisabeth Behrmann

Beneath the hoods of millions of the clean electric cars rolling onto the world’s roads in the next few years will be a dirty battery.

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