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Electric Cars, Explained

Electric vehicles charging

Buying an electric car can feel like learning an entirely new language. With terms like kilowatt hours, CHAdeMO charging and vampire drain, it can be hard to even know where to start. So we've created a place to start!  We've collected the most essential info, and broken it down into the simplest terms. By the end of the 6 lessons below, you'll have the info you need to make a confident choice for your unique life and habits.

 

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an electric vehicle

Lesson 1

an electric vehicle charger

Lesson 2

an electric vehicle battery

Lesson 3

an electric vehicle for sale

Lesson 4

a phone with an electric vehicle app

Lesson 5

a pale blue dot

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