Drive EVs to 'stop war' - Flip the Fleet
24 April, 2018 Buying an electric vehicle can help the world to avoid war.
Well, Flip the Fleet didn't expect that when they polled owners of electric
vehicles this month on their reasons for buying an EV. But the respondent
was adamant: "Oil played a huge part almost all wars since WW2. The Syrian
war today is an oil war," referring to the way both the West and Russia have
an interest in oil pipelines going through Syria. This comment was one of
many from owners who drive electric cars partly to escape the oil industry’s
power, and its impact on our economy and environment ...