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CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 02, 2012
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(Studio: Lee Cowan) The recall of the Fisker Karma electric car due to battery problems reported.

(Washington: Sharyl Attkisson) The electric car industry and government money examined; details given about the government loan to build the Karma, its battery system and abput other troubled companies. [January 2011, President OBAMA - wants a million electric vehicles on the road by 2015.] The 2012 car projections listed. [Electric vehicle industry analyst Craig CARLSON†- says the forecast was unrealistic.] [Energy Department David SANDALOW††- comments on the president's goals and how the industry is exploding around the world.]

Reporter(s):
Cowan, Lee;
Attkisson, Sharyl
Duration:
00:03:10

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