HCM Metropolis’s Division of Transport has proposed piloting electrical vehicles to move vacationers across the metropolis.
Beneath the proposal, the town will function 200 electrical vehicles, every carrying 5 to 14 passengers, with a most pace of 30km per hour for excursions across the metropolis, the nation’s greatest financial hub within the south.
|An electrical automotive carries guests in District 1, HCM Metropolis — VNA/VNS Picture Hồng Đạt|
Initially, 70 vehicles with a capability of eight to 10 seats will probably be put into operation. Within the following levels, 60 extra vehicles with seven seats or much less and 70 vehicles with a capability of 11-14 seats will probably be added to the fleet, which is able to function 24 hours a day.
Vacationers can ebook the electrical automotive service through a cellular app or straight with employees.
The scheme will begin from April 30 in District 1, crossing Nhà Rồng Wharf, Khánh Hội Bridge, and Tôn Đức Thắng, Nguyễn Bỉnh Khiêm, Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai, Hoàng Sa, Hai Bà Trưng, Nguyễn Văn Cừ, Võ Văn Kiệt streets, Calmette bridge and Vân Đồn.
Within the second section ranging from the fourth quarter of this 12 months, the service will probably be expanded to District 5. Within the third section, from the primary quarter of 2024, will cowl District 3, District 10 and Thủ Đức Metropolis.
Earlier, the municipal Individuals’s Committee allowed 4 companies to offer electrical automotive providers, however solely two corporations carried out the mission with two routes round Phú Mỹ Hưng city space.