Gallery: Nissan Leaf Taxi Pilot Program to Begin in NYC

Six lucky New York City taxi cab drivers have the chance to be part of a new green transportation pilot program.  In collaboration with the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission, six drivers will be given a Nissan Leaf EV for a year! The taxis will run regular business for a year, and compile important data comparing the Nissan Leaf’s performance to traditional taxi cabs.

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  1. SK December 23, 2011 at 9:21 pm
    This is a great step forward in reducing emissions. How will these leafs be charged? Taxi's can't afford the charging down time.I like the company Better Place's solution of swapping your depleted battery for a fresh battery, this basically gives the taxi unlimited range.