Gallery: New York City Adds 70 Electric Vehicles to Its Fleet

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced yesterday the addition of 70 new electric vehicles to the official New York City transportation fleet. The addition is made up of 50 Chevy Volts, 10 Ford Transit Connect Electric cargo vans and 10 Navi-star “E-star” electric utility trucks. The addition brings the city’s fleet up to 430 electric vehicles making it the largest municipal low emissions fleet in the country. This emissions-free addition to New York is a part of Mayor Bloomberg’s PlaNYC initiative to bring down the city’s air pollution and lower its carbon footprint.

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