Season 5 Episode 23

Who Killed the Electric Car?

Aired Friday 9:00 PM Jun 09, 2006 on PBS
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Who Killed the Electric Car?
In this episode of Now, Chris Paine talks about his documentary titled "Who Killed the Electric Car?" which focuses on the cheap, energy-efficient car introduced by General Motors and why its production was stopped at a very early stage. Paine says the car posed a threat to the oil industry's profit-making, and he also blames the wary reaction of the public and weak ad campaigns.moreless

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