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Cost to Run a Mitsubishi i-MiEV Electric Vehicle: $233 a Year; $0.82 a Gallon

August 10th, 2011 | by Andrew

The average annual cost of running a Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric vehicle amounts to around $233 a year, equivalent to paying some $0.82 a gallon for gasoline, according to New Zealand's EECA. EECA undertook the study as part of introducing a consumer label that offers "independent, comparative information on the efficiency and running costs of vehicles," which, in turn, is expected to help the government meet a long term goal of increasing renewable electricity generation from 74% currently to 90%



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