A Better Place for the Electric Car

Lise Buyer discovers Shai Agassi's Better Place electric car business concept.

Published: 02-Jan-2009

My guess is that most readers of this column would prefer to be in a better place.

It's been a tough year in so many ways that one can't help but hope for some small improvements in something, presumably economic, in the new year ahead.

And in the spirit of finishing one year and starting another, regardless of the challenges we face, it seems appropriate to write about an audacious Silicon Valley start-up with some very big, very hopeful plans.

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