Tagged Car Sharing

Los Angeles Car-Sharing Companies Receive Cease-and-Desist Order

Car-sharing companies Uber, Sidecar and Lyft received cease-and-desist letters from the Los Angeles Department of Transportation’s taxicab administrator, despite being authorized to operate by the California Public Utilities Commission.


Minneapolis Expands New Car-Sharing Program

Car-sharing companies HOURCAR, Zipcar and car2go will be joining Minneapolis’ two-year pilot car-sharing program.


Indianapolis Announces Plan for All-Electric Car-Sharing Service

Last week, Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard and Paris-based Bollore Group announced plans for an electric car-sharing program, which is set to start next spring.


Electric Car Sharing Program Launched in Montreal

Communauto starts an electric car-sharing program in Montreal’s Plateau Mont-Royal district.


City of San Francisco Sues FlightCar Over Airport Fees

The City of San Francisco has filed a lawsuit against car sharing startup FlightCar for refusing to pay SFO airport fees.


Seoul’s Government Promotes Electric Rental Vehicles

Drivers can now rent the Kia Ray EV for $5 per hour in Seoul’s Electric Vehicle Sharing Program.


car2go Introduces Car Sharing in Denver

Denver is the 10th U.S. city that will offer car2go’s car-sharing services.


Zipcar Provides a Car Sharing Option for College Grads

With 2013 grads most worried about financial stability, according to a Zipcar survey, car sharing could be a more affordable alternative to owning a car.


UK’s Public Sector Increases Use of Car Rental

According to data from Enterprise Rent-A-Car, car rental and sharing is becoming a more popular option to control costs and emissions in the U.K.


Car Sharing RelayRides Acquires Wheelz

Peer-to-peer car sharing Wheelz is joining forces with its larger car sharing competitor, RelayRides.


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