Japan Post to replace their entire fleet with EVs

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Japan Post to replace their entire fleet with EVs

Postby hailstorm » Wed Jun 11, 2008 9:53 am

http://www.treehugger.com/files/2008/06 ... trucks.php

Some interesting news I stumbled across. Japan Post has announced they will be replacing their entire delivery fleet with EVs over the next 8 years.

This is on top of news that both UKMail and UPS are both testing Modec electric delivery trucks in the UK. France's Le Poste announced a five-year plan to replace the bulk of its 48,000-vehicle fleet with electric cars back in March 2007.

It looks like businesses are seeing the cost benefits of EVs as the cost of oil rockets sky high.

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