12 Dec '17, 12pm

First electric car sharing service launched in Singapore

First electric car sharing service launched in Singapore

SINGAPORE – Singapore on Tuesday launched an electric car-sharing service, the latest transport innovation aimed at encouraging people away from owning vehicles and keeping gridlock at bay in the space-starved city-state. BlueSG, a subsidiary of France's Bollore Group, rolled out the scheme with 80 cars and 32 charging stations - which serve as drop-off and pick-up points - and plans to expand its fleet more than 10-fold in coming years. It is the latest effort by authorities in the tightly-controlled financial hub of 5.6 million to prevent the sort of gridlock that has blighted other fast-developing Asian cities. READ: Two million electric vehicles now on roads Officials have already introduced tough measures, including a licence fee that has pushed the average car price to over US$80,000, a freeze on car numbers on the roads and major new investments in public transport....

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