Oct 29, 2010
NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- General Electric will order "tens of thousands" of electric cars in about a week, the conglomerate's chief executive said Friday.
In a speech in London, CEO Jeffrey Immelt said the purchase would be the largest of its kind in history. But he did not specify exactly how many vehicles GE would buy, nor what brand of electric cars would be included in the order. [More later...] PS: Volts fully recharge overnight using a standard 120v outlet; the cost is less than $2 -- that's around 2.5 cents per mile. What is your gas cost per mile? Ten? Fifteen cents?