Why the Electric-Car Revolution May Take a Lot Longer Than Expected

An MIT analysis finds that steady declines in battery costs will stall in the next few years

MIT Technology Review
Nov 20 · 5 min read
A hand plugging an electric car in to charge.
A hand plugging an electric car in to charge.
Photo: Chevy Bold

By James Temple

Don’t expect electric cars and trucks to get as cheap as their gas-powered rivals anytime soon.

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