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New York Yellow Cabs go Green with Hybrids

May 23 2007, 11:00am CDT | by

New York Yellow Cabs go Green with Hybrids
 
 

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced to have all cabs in New York would be hybrid cars by 2012.

There are 13,000 licensed yellow cabs in the big Apple. This will not be an easy feat to replace all of them within 5 years with hybrid cars like the Ford Escape Hybrid.Major Bloomberg said: "There's also the matter of getting the taxi industry on board with Tuesday's announcement, but as the licensing and regulatory authority, the city certainly has its share of leverage."
Via CNET.

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<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr (Google) is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
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