Gas vs Electric Outdoor Power Equipment


It’s the age old debate of Gasoline versus Electric and we’re all aware of the pros and cons: Sure electric is quieter, lighter, cleaner…but gas is more powerful. We like more powerful, don’t we?

But as time goes on, Ion power cell technology is advancing by leaps and bounds. And while we as a nation still have a fossil fuel I.V. planted in our national vein, the desire to remain dependent on fossil fuels is starting to take a turn. Especially among two and four cycle engine owners, who are seeing first hand the effects of increased Ethanol content in your local fuel supply.

But to compare the two options on a very practical level, the professionals over at Popular Mechanic posted a great article on the very topic.

Check out the gas vs electric lawn tools article.


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Bill Brown

Bill is the head of content creation for the LawnMowerPros Blog and DIY section. He’s been in the Outdoor Power Equipment Industry for years and he’s still learning new things everyday. You can often find him creating featured articles, DIY guides, videos, graphics and much more.