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Commentary: Wisdom of EV strategy raises questions (Oct. 12, 2022)

 

October 12, 2022



So, coming into a very significant election in Oregon’s history, let’s talk about … electric-powered vehicles.

It’s no secret that electric-powered powered cars are a hot commodity right now, particularly amidst the current global-warming climate.

WalletHub recently ranked EV-friendly states, putting Oregon in the No. 5 spot nationally (Washington was No. 1). Oregon, it said, has 85.2 electric vehicle registrations per 100 million miles traveled, a 10.86 cents per kWh electricity cost, and 80.81 chargers per billion miles traveled.

But it’s not going to be so friendly soon, at le...



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