28 Jan '12, 12am

Colombia introduces electric taxi fleet: Electric vehicles could soon become commonplace in the Colombian city o...

Electric vehicles could soon become commonplace in the Colombian city of Bogota, after a project was introduced to spearhead an electric taxi fleet. The project was put together by the Clinton Climate Initiative Cities programme, and its partner the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group. It has been born from Bogota’s role in the C40-CCI Electric Vehicle network of 15 global cities and the electric taxis are expected to be operational in the city within a few months. Jay Carson, the CEO of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, commented that the electric taxi project is a significant achievement for Bogota. He believes it represents the city’s decisive action to implement new transport policies while addressing climate change. Currently, the transportation sector is the largest source of CO2 emissions in Latin America and so it is hoped the Bogota electric taxi project wi...

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