In the Media

Do Electric Vehicles Help the Environment?

Apr 21, 2017 // Cites the paper “Are There Environmental Benefits from Driving Electric Vehicles? The Importance of Local Factors,” co-authored by Erin Mansur, the Revers Professor of Business Administration, in an article about whether electric-vehicles (EV) are truly better for the environment.
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Why Electric Cars Are Only as Clean as Their Power Supply

Dec 06, 2016 // Cites the paper “Spatial and Temporal Heterogeneity of Marginal Emissions: Implications for Electric Cars and Other Electricity-Shifting Policies,” co-authored by Erin Mansur, the Revers Professor of Business Administration, in an article about how electric car emission impact is highly dependent on how the electricity
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The Surprisingly Unequal Benefits of Electric Vehicles, Mapped

Dec 05, 2016 // Cites the paper “Distributional Effects of Air Pollution from Electric Vehicle Adoption,” co-authored by Erin Mansur, in an article about whether electric-vehicles (EV) are truly better for the environment.
View at City Lab from The Atlantic

The ZEV’s invisible tailpipe

Nov 25, 2014 // Features a study by Erin Mansur and his colleagues that looks at emissions caused by marginal increases in electricity demand, in different parts of the country, at different times of the day.
View at The Economist

Are Electric Cars Greener? Depends on Where You Live.

Nov 17, 2014 // Erin Mansur writes that electric vehicles result in more carbon dioxide emissions than gas vehicles in regions where electricity is produced from coal.
View at Los Angeles Times