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The More Electric Uber And Lyft Cars There Are The More The Climate Benefits, Researchers Suggest
Capital Public Radio

If an electric car is used for ride-hailing services instead of a gas-powered car it could have three times the climate benefits of a personally owned electric car.

California Dials Back Plan to Require Uber, Lyft Go Electric
KQED

California on Friday scaled back a proposal to mandate Lyft and Uber to use more electric vehicles on their platforms, with regulators acknowledging that demand for ride-hailing services has cratered during the coronavirus pandemic.

Lyft or Uber Electric Car Cuts 3× More Pollution than Your Electric Car
CleanTechnica

A study published yesterday by researchers at the University of California, Davis, reminds us all why Lyft and Uber drivers should electrify faster than anyone, and why a Tesla app-based taxi service — robotaxis or not — would be so helpful.

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