Green Revolution In Japan: Charge Stations Now Outnumber Gas Stations

by LEFT WING NATION – The narrative we’re fed by the fossil fuel industry and their puppets in the Republican party is that replacing gas guzzling cars with electric cars would be too expensive! Can’t be done! People would never switch over! Blablabla… But when presented with the option, the Japanese were more than happy to rapidly move away from pollution belching cars to a cleaner alternative: “Green-car sceptics take note: Japan now has more electric vehicle charging spots than gas stations. The country’s number-two automaker Nissan says there are now 40,000 charging units — including those inside private homes — across the nation, compared with 34,000 petrol stations. While gas stations have multiple pumps and can service many more cars, the figures underscore efforts to boost green-vehicle infrastructure in Japan, long a leader in a sector that remains tiny globally.” Fossil fuel puppets will claim that the green car...

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‘Operation Chaos’? Smart Car-Tipping Becomes The Latest Craze With Some San Francisco Opponents to Gentrification

By MBD It sounds like something out of the popular 1999 film “Fight Club”, where members of anarchic cells attacked what they considered to be symbols of corporate decadence, and a sort of “social neutering” of the modern male. “Operation Chaos” saw black-hoodie-clad characters in the film attacking select cars (among other things) which seemed to symbolize all the things that members of the “Fight Club” hated about society. Smart cars weren’t around when the movie (or book) came out, but one could imagine the story’s protagonist, “Tyler Durden” zeroing in on the compact vehicles if they had been. Regardless, Smart Cars have become the latest targets with late-night vandals in San Francisco, who seem to be making a statement against the gentrification of the city. Smart cars in particular have been targeted as apparent symbols of the controversial “techie take-over” of the city. Vandals have been cloaking themselves...

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