Tesla are well known as an automaker that specializes in electric cars, and they have helped put them in the spotlight. They announced in 2015 that they are producing 104,000 cars a year and by 2018 they will be producing 500,000 vehicles a year as they move to new markets such as Ireland. Tesla s 100 kilowatt-hour battery [ ]
Velomobiles, also known as human-powered vehicles, are fully (or almost fully) enclosed bikes/trikes, that have been gaining in popularity over the last few years. The pedal powered bikes provide protection from rain, are larger than normal bikes (some are large enough to carry two adults), and can sometimes include electric motors to make that pedal power go a little further.
If China ever rivals the US in the amount of cars per person, we will have a serious environmental crisis. A solution to this issue is the use of electric cars. Although the issue of space for the cars remains, they create less pollution, making for more livable cities.