Is It Not Time Yet for Motorists to Go Electric?

By Marc de Faoite

March 2021 FEATURE
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IN THE DAYS just after the first MCO, when the clean air and clear skies that came with the lockdown started to fade and the air quality index climbed again, it seemed an appropriate moment for Malaysia to seriously consider joining the electric vehicle revolution. But as I did my research for this article, I began to understand why Malaysia has been slow to embrace electric vehicles. Cars are not good for the environment. The most environmentally friendly car is...

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Marc de Faoite

is a freelance writer and editor based in Penang. Originally from Dublin, he has lived in Malaysia since 2007. @marcdefaoite