They join five Peugeot 106 electric cars delivered to the council in June last year, when at the same time the local authority launched the UK's first public charging station for electric-powered cars. Sutton runs 47 low or nil emission vehicles, including electric and compressed natural gas powered vehicles on its 130-strong fleet. The council is the lead member of the UK arm of Zeus (zero and low emission vehicles in urban society) a pan-European consortium which aims to make less polluting transport a practical reality in cities.
Borough goes electric for meals on wheels
27/01/1999 in NEWS