When technology and economy come together, that’s usually called a revolution.
You can get one of these electric scooters for a few hundred bucks at Canadian Tire:
Joe Sulmona says you may soon be able to get one of these if you need more carrying capacity.
Bigger battery too. From Euractiv:
Advances in technology mean that battery-powered heavy trucks can go up against their fossil-fuel counterparts on price and – with better charging infrastructure – on range, according to the study, conducted by the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), an independent research institute.
“A tipping point is in sight for electric trucks,” said Björn Nykvist, lead author and senior researcher at SEI. “Battery technology is very close to a threshold that makes electric trucks feasible and economically competitive. All that is missing is one companion component: fast charging.”