Home Energy Are electric cars really the answer? EnergyOpinions & ColumnsPremium Content Are electric cars really the answer? By Maureen Morgan - June 16, 2011 SHARE Facebook Twitter The administration is offering a $7,500 tax credit to boost sales of Nissan’s electric car, the Leaf – the latest desperate effort to keep our car culture alive and safe for posterity. This content is for Westfair Online members only. Please Sign in / Join to view this content. Become a member by Registering Here.