anticapitalist open source federated rideshare app when?
@wakest there must be a planet-friendlier way than hurtling 2 metric tons of steel down the road in order to move 180 pounds of meat...
@qwazix I would happily jump on the back of a mopehead if there were options like that. 70+mpg. Id say yes to electric but the grid here is all coal anyway and thats just as fucked.
regarding gasoline engine vs coal electric, usually it's still more efficient to run electric off a proper generator than internal combustion, my informal understanding is that it's a factor of ten for carbon output (leaving out particulate concerns, industrial byproduct use perpetuation, and other considerations). That number was being provided for U.S. automobiles rather than scooter mileage.
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