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Cost of charging an electric car (and how solar can help)
One of the big selling points of electric vehicles is that they cost less to operate than gas-powered cars. This is usually true: with no oil changes, fewer mechanical systems that can fail, and even less wear on brake pads (due to regenerative braking), electric vehicles are generally cheaper to operate. The story is the same when it comes to fuel costs. In most cases, you’ll pay less for electricity to charge an electric vehicle than you would to keep an internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicle fueled with gasoline.