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    Electric vehicle incentives are under attack by joint efforts from heavily subsidized oil & biofuel industries

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    The biofuel and oil industries, which were both heavily subsidized over the years, are now working together to lobby against electric vehicle incentives under the pretext that they are seeking “a level playing field”.

    Their respective main lobbying groups made the announcement this week. more…

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    This quote: "we think we should be working to promote the longevity of the internal combustion engine", I think will be one of those a half century from now school kids will look at and think "what fools people were back in the 2K-teens".
     
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      No matter, most people who want EV don't do it because of subsidies alone.
       
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        How would it be a level playing field? They get their subsidies from the government and EV owners get their subsidies too.
         

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