Electrification Debate at the Bipartisan Policy Center

The Bipartisan Policy Center hosted a debate on electric vehicles between Robbie Diamond, President and CEO of SAFE and the Electrification Coalition, and Charles Lane, editorial writer at the Washington Post.

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“Look at it this way: If 75 percent of the miles traveled by 2040 are not electric miles, how many internal-combustion cars will we then have, how many gallons of oil will we then be consuming and how much money will we then be shipping overseas, year after year, to pay for that gasoline?”

Steven Heller
Executive Chairman, CODA Automotive
NY Times, November 16, 2009