Gallery: Obama Will Not Meet His Electric Car Goal by 2015

 

As part of his push to cut our dependence on foreign oil, President Obama said at his State of the Union address reiterated his vision of seeing one million electric vehicles on the road by 2015. “With more research and incentives, we can break our dependence on oil with biofuels and become the first country to have a million electric vehicles on the road by 2015,” he said. Well, the reality may be slightly different — a new report from the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University, has found that automakers are not planning to produce that many cars in the next four years, nor are consumers willing to buy them.

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