Mark Mills writes in RealClearEnergy about the problems with a mandated shift to EVs.
- Through increased subsidies and higher fuel efficiency standards, lawmakers are attempting to reshape the automotive industry.
- America’s over reliance on China for the critical minerals that power EVs would accelerate under a mandated shift to EVs.
- The cost of new car purchases would also escalate as EVs have a higher sticker price than most cars with internal combustion engines.
- While EVs have their merits, it should be up to consumers, not the government, to decide what vehicle is best for them.
Read the full article here.