Electric car for hire scheme to be launched in London
13 March 2014 Last updated at 02:28 GMT
Electric cars that can be hired by the hour are to be introduced in London.
The project is being funded by a French company, the Bollore Group, who want to boost the number of charging points in London.
About 100 electric vehicles will be available within a year, the project developers said.
BBC London's Nick Beake spoke to Vincent Bollore, from the Bollore Group, and motoring journalist Alistair Weaver