London Uber drivers to charge electric car fee

Uber is planning to add a surcharge to all fares booked via its app in London to help its drivers buy electric vehicles.

Uber is planning to add a surcharge to all fares booked via its app in London to help its drivers buy electric vehicles.

The fee, expected to be 15p per mile, will be introduced "early" in 2019.

Uber said drivers working for 40 hours per week could get cash help of about £1,500 a year from passengers via the top-up fee.

The ride-hailing firm said the scheme would also contribute towards plans to curb air pollution in the capital.

Uber said it expected the scheme to...
source: BBC

2018-10-23 15:08
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