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An original horseless carriage in black and white with a man in a hat sitting in the driver’s seat
An original horseless carriage in black and white with a man in a hat sitting in the driver’s seat
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My grandaughter looked at me over the top of her iPhone99 Max the other day and asked one of those questions that only the innocent could ask.

“Grandad,” she asked “What’s a fossil fuel car?”

I smiled at her as I considered what she asked. At seven years old she is, of course, too young to remember the age of the cars run on petrol or diesel. She’s never had to drive around in a car that kicks noxious fumes, pollutants, and carcinogens out the back. She’s only ever known Electric Vehicles.

Of course she’s aware of fossil fuels. She…

Gary C

Writer. Director. Actor. Podcaster. Some writing stuff: http://ow.ly/4HmL30oCKvQ. Creator of the EV Musings podcast.

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