Provides startling facts and figures that reveal the hidden costs of maintaining a consumptive fuel society in America, compares the U.S. to foreign countries that are already providing strong support for renewable energy sources, and examines the future of energy technology. Reprint. UP.Virtually all the major Japanese carmakers plus BMW, Fiat, Mercedes- Benz, PSA Peugeot-Citroen, Renault, Swatch, and ... Or the purchaser can buy the car for $12, 000 without batteries and then lease the costly nickel-cadmium battery pack for $120 ... The four-stage program began in 1989 with the introduction of electric versions of the Peugeot J5 and the Citroen ... to absorb the added cost of the vehicles and would be able to handle charging and maintenance in their own facilities.
|Author||:||John J. Berger|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 1998|