Reply to post: Re: Lots of FUD, not many facts or evidence. Here is my 10 cents with evidence.

Full shift to electric vans would melt Royal Mail's London hub, MPs told

MachDiamond Silver badge

Re: Lots of FUD, not many facts or evidence. Here is my 10 cents with evidence.

"Overall, petrol and diesel use a lot of electricity to produce - 8 KwH per litre, a petrol car uses more electricity overall to go a mile than an electric vehicle (EV)."

Whoops, the figure (Argonne National Laboratory study) is 7.46kWh per US GALLON, not one liter.

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