Every new electric car is worth up to $4,400 per year to society

Electric car subsidies pay for themselves

There are many people weighing in on subsidies for electric vehicles being a bad investment by government. Typically, they limit their analysis to just one of the several areas where electric cars have significant benefits to society compared to internal combustion cars. And often, they are annoyed that electric car owners aren’t paying their own way with gas taxes and also getting subsidies. Single factor assessments aren’t worth the ink on the…

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Michael Barnard

Michael Barnard

Advisor Agora & ELECTRON. Founder distnc & TFIE. Publish on low-carbon transformation and related politics.