A Short Guide to Hybrid Battery Sustainability

    Hybrid batteries

    One of the biggest draws — and biggest mysteries — surrounding hybrid cars is the battery, which allow the cars to have the impressive fuel economy that they do. Hybrids are famous for being good for the environment in a world where traveling and commuting on a daily basis is an essential part of the way much of the world works. Hybrids are good for the environment, but what about all those additional batteries? Here’s what you need to know about the sustainability of hybrid batteries.

    Why are hybrid batteries good for the environment?
    Hybrid vehicles do get some of the best ratings for fuel economy — they’re about 20-35% more fuel efficient than similar models of traditional cars. This is pretty much due to the hybrid battery and the way it allows the car to function. Basic Continue Reading