Video: Choosing an EV

All-electric vehicles: 100% electric motor, zero fuel, zero emissions, range of 150 to 350 km or more, battery guaranteed for eight to ten years, charging at 120-V outlets, 240-V stations and fast-charge stations.

Plug-in hybrids: electric motor and gasoline engine, low emissions, powered by electricity and gasoline, electric range of 25 to 85 km, gasoline range of 500 km or more, battery guaranteed for eight to 10 years, charging at 240 V stations.

Conventional hybrids: gas engine and complementary electric motor, range of 500 km or more, powered by gasoline alone, an alternator charges the electric motor battery.

Conventional hybrids: gas engine and complementary electric motor, range of 500 km or more, powered by gasoline alone, an alternator charges the electric motor battery.