Tag: electric vehicles

Electric Cars Race Is Way to Go for Kenya

New electric cars early this week started rolling off the local assembly line in Ethiopia for the first time.

Why Online Shopping Could Be Worsening Gas Emissions

Online shopping has picked up pace as more people make orders remotely from home in light of the Covid-19 virus.

Algerian President Aims For Electric Cars

The Algerian president calls for the promotion of electric cars in his country. At the Council of Ministers of 22 March 2020,...

Boda Bodas To Save Sh3bn With Electric Rides

Kenyan motorcycle and tuk tuk riders would save Sh3 billion ($30 million) in fuel costs per year if they transitioned to electric units, a...

Kenya To Zero-Rate Electric Vehicle Tax

In efforts to accelerate the transition to electric vehicles, Kenya is considering zero-rating tax on all electric automobiles. Kenya’s Treasury...

Nopea Ride Adds Electric Taxis In Nairobi After Successful Test-Run

Finnish firm EkoRent has finished piloting its Nopea Ride electric cabs in Nairobi and is now moving to grow its fleet on...