Green:Net 2009: The Major Obstacles Standing in the Way of Electric Cars

Photos via Jaymi Heimbuch

A panel of the big names in electric car infrastructure held a panel at Green:Net. Better Place, Google, Coulomb Technologies, and GridPoint were all present. One issue discussed was the challenges facing electric vehicles. Click through to hear the biggest challenges standing in the way of us and our EVs. John Clark of GridPoint and Richard Lowenthal, CEO of Coulomb Technologies chime in about the biggest issues facing electric vehicles.

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