Are electric cars really emitting less GHGE?

I was suspicious all along, as long as electricity is not produced from renewables, the electric cars emit roughly the same greenhouse gas emissions as a highly efficient combustion engine. They pollute less on site though. Should ride electrical bicycles instead.

Ökobilanz von Elektroautos: Besser als Benzin oder ökologisches Feigenblatt? So sauber ist ein Elektroauto wirklich – FOCUS Online

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