16 MARCH 2015

YOUR WORDS


Readers are invited to add their comments to any story. Click on the article to see and add.

BTN DISTRIBUTION

BTN also goes out by email every Sunday night at midnight (UK time). To view this edition click here.

Index

Email this Page
Bookmark

The Business Travel News
PO Box 758
Edgware HA8 4QF
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 8952 8383
info@btnews.co.uk
© 2020 Business Travel News Ltd.

Article from BTNews 16 MARCH 2015

Electric car hire

London is set to host the finish of the world’s first fully electric motor racing series, Formula E, in Battersea Park in June.  The Government’s Go Ultra Low campaign, launched by the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, is investing £9m to increase the number of car charging points across the country as the popularity of electric vehicles is expected to rise. 

With this market in mind Electric Car Hire Ltd has been created for the car rental sector, by giving drivers the chance to experience the sights and sounds of the South East in a state-of-the-art electric car.  The company offers a fleet of cutting edge zero-emission BMW i3 cars suitable for tourists, business travellers and local residents.

The European electric vehicle market grew by 37% last year, with the UK recording the biggest increase.  The UK also has the highest number of new electric vehicles, with more than 15,000 on the road.

Electric Car Hire will rent you a BMW i3 for £59 per day or £235 a week.  The vehicle is free to charge at most roadside charging points across London and can be fully charged in just 30 minutes using a ‘DC fast charge’ device, provided at the site.  www.electriccarhire.co.uk

Index/Home page
 

OUR READERS' FINEST WORDS (All times and dates are GMT)

All comments are filtered to exclude any excesses but the Editor does not have to agree with what is being said. 100 words maximum


No one has commented yet, why don't you start the ball rolling?


Add your comment

First Name
Surname
Email Address
Company (Not obligatory)
Country/City
Comment
- You must be a registered subscriber using the email address entered to submit a comment, or you will be sent a confirmation email before your comment will appear.
- Your comment will be checked before appearing, which may take several working hours.
www.btnews.co.uk