Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Petrol & Diesel - The End Of The Line?

No more petrol or diesel cars, buses, or trucks will be sold anywhere in the world within eight years. The entire market for land transport will switch to electrification, leading to a collapse of oil prices and the demise of the petroleum industry as we have known it for a century.
This is the futuristic forecast by Stanford University economist Tony Seba. His report, with the deceptively bland titleRethinking Transportation 2020-2030, has gone viral in green circles and is causing spasms of anxiety in the established industries.