Are Electric Cars Good For the Planet?

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On March 31st 2016, I stood in line with my good friend Josh to reserve a Model 3 for $1,000 down. I waited almost two years to get it, but was in love the moment I saw it.

I bought the model 3 for several reasons: 1) The M3 is way cool, 2) I loved the design concept — especially the simplicity and elegance of the cockpit and clean dash, 3) I believe that electrification of transportation is good…