Quick, which has a smaller total impact on the environment?
Well, you know if the answer was the Prius, I wouldn’t be posting this. Dog bites man, and all that.
It turns out that, factoring in all costs, that the Hummer is more Gaia-friendly than the Prius. The punch line? Its not even close.
When you pool together all the combined energy it takes to drive and build a Toyota Prius, the flagship car of energy fanatics, it takes almost 50 percent more energy than a Hummer – the Prius’s arch nemesis.
More proof, if any was needed, that much of the modern environmental movement is about being seen to care, rather than actually accomplishing anything.