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一个没有排气管的世界

发自圣何塞——人员的有效流动对任何社会都是至关重要的。一个运作良好的交通网络能, 推动经济发展并将人们聚拢起来。但在世界许多地方,从一处移动到另一处就像是在玩命:道路肮脏, 充满危险且极为混乱。卡车、公交车和汽车产生的污染和拥堵每天都在伤害着数百万人,尤其是在新兴国家。

幸运的是,人类移动的方式正在迎来巨大的变化。自第十九世纪中叶现代内燃机问世以来,它的消亡第一次可能成为现实。各大汽车制造商已经宣布了数十种电动车模块方案,多个欧洲国家的政界人士已经制定了汽油和柴油车的报废期限,而印度中国的领导人也有志于此。

世界各地的企业都在大胆预测电力将塑造未来的交通体系。即使是那些在这场摆脱化石燃料的转换中利益受损最大的人也知道电动车是不可阻挡的潮流。在7月,连壳牌公司的

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