Argument: Electric cars are too expensive to be viable
- Debate: Electric cars - con argument.
Vinod Khosla, a well-known venture capitalist and one of the most prolific investors in green technologies, said in 2007, "Are electric cars going to make a difference any time soon? No. Are they going to be material? No. If something costs $2,000 more, nobody buys it. It’s not going to be reach the average person in Mississippi. That’s what I call my Mississippi test."