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Published on November 2nd, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan


100% Electric Taxi Company Coming

November 2nd, 2012 by  

Electric vehicles may not be all over the place yet, but a new taxi company in the DC area is looking to help change that.

Chris DeMorro of Gas2 writes: “a new millennium calls for new answers to transportation, and a Virginia taxi company wants to be on the cutting edge. The Electric Vehicle Taxicab Company hopes to provide customers with a modern transit experience via a fleet of electric cars equipped with Apple iPad tablets.”

The innovative taxi company is the Electric Vehicle Taxicab company. Its home base will be Arlington County, Virginia (just outside Washington, D.C.).

For more on this story, check out: All Electric Taxi Company Ready For Prime Time? 

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Zach is tryin' to help society help itself (and other species). He spends most of his time here on CleanTechnica as its director and chief editor. He's also the president of Important Media and the director/founder of EV Obsession and Solar Love. Zach is recognized globally as an electric vehicle, solar energy, and energy storage expert. He has presented about cleantech at conferences in India, the UAE, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, the Netherlands, the USA, and Canada. Zach has long-term investments in TSLA, FSLR, SPWR, SEDG, & ABB — after years of covering solar and EVs, he simply has a lot of faith in these particular companies and feels like they are good cleantech companies to invest in. But he offers no professional investment advice and would rather not be responsible for you losing money, so don't jump to conclusions.

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