Catherine Knight

Dr Catherine Knight is an award-winning writer, environmental historian and a policy practitioner working at the interface between urban planning and transport. She holds roles at Victoria University of Wellington and Massey University in New Zealand. Catherine has published a number of books, including her latest book "Nature and Wellbeing in Aotearoa New Zealand".

EVs Only Solve One Problem: the Future Viability of the Vehicle Industry

Let's be completely clear. The only problem that electric vehicles (EVs) resolve is the continued profitability of the vehicle-manufacturing industry. It is a solution created by the industry for the industry, which has no altruistic interest in saving the planet. This should hardly be a surprise; that industry is...