Yesterday a study by Auke was the topic of conversation. Commissioned by the German Greens political party, he drew up a thorough analysis of electric mobility. The most important conclusions? Electric cars emit half as much CO2 as cars that run on petrol. Even when the electricity used to drive is not entirely green and if you factor in battery production. Auke also found out that the CO2 emissions released this way are even lower than we thought. Moreover, the batteries last longer than expected.

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Author profile picture Milan Lenters is a writer and editor. Through IO, he got to know his native city Eindhoven in a different way and sometimes looks with amazement at the many stories that lie ahead.