TITLE

The electric car: 100 years in the making

AUTHOR(S)
Behrendi, Rees
PUB. DATE
April 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;4/14/79, Vol. 180 Issue 15, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an introduction to academic papers on electric vehicles presented at the Fifth International Electric Vehicle Symposium held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in October 1978, hosted by the Edison Electric Institute. Issues and technological developments affecting the United States' electricity needs, usage, and delivery systems; Some 30,000 electric cars manufactured by 20 companies by 1912; Electric golf cart and fork lift truck as notable examples of mass application of electric propulsion.
ACCESSION #
11081194

 

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