Arrival of electric cars inevitable?

The government’s just-announced electric car policy is a far cry from last election’s “war on the weekend” campaign. Still, the only party showing leadership is the car industry.

Spurred on by overseas governments and investors, the industry has now developed car batteries with five-minute charging times. It looks our domestic car market is about to be shaken up. Or will it?

You can read more about how these super-charged batteries work here.

Here is a great article about the domestic car market and how the inevitable arrival of electric cars will change Australian roads – even though you may not be able to afford one any time soon.

And one final article from The Conversation about how superfast charging batteries will help the transition to electric vehicles.