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Social Innovation: Car Sharing will be Big News in the U.S. in 2012: #getaround @car2go

Social Innovation: Car Sharing will be Big News in the U.S. in 2012: #getaround @car2go

Social Innovation: Car Sharing will be Big News in the U.S. in 2012 In 2012 car-sharing will become a popular social enterprise initiative in America as more states start to opt in - imagine a world with fewer cars, without traffic jams, and with less pollution. The actual concept of car-sharing is where members have access to a fleet of cars for short-term use throughout the day, which reduces the need for one or more personal vehicles. In California, which passed legislation last year, personal car-sharing is becoming very popular. Next to follow suit is Oregon, which will become the second place to let people rent out their cars. Getaround is a social enterprise car sharing service which enables car owners to safely rent out their under-used cars to a community of trusted drivers. So people in need of a car can rent one by the hour using the Getaround website or iPhone ...

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