The First Usable Electric Car Was Invented In Britain In 1884

"Thomas Parker, sometimes described as the 'Edison of Britain', was a British engineer and electrical technologies inventor working in the 1800s who was also one of the world's first environmentalists," remembers Slashdot reader dryriver. Parker had been troubled by the pollution in coal-burning cities around London -- and decided to do something about it: Parker … Continue reading The First Usable Electric Car Was Invented In Britain In 1884