Landmark development as first full electric mobility company launches in Nairobi

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Finnish Company EkoRent launches Nopia Ride-service in Nairobi. The launch signals the first time electric rides are available in East Africa for commercial use.

Nairobi, August 9 th , 2018: EkoRent, a leading Finnish electric mobility company operating under local name EkoRent Africa, has today announced the launch of Nopia Ride, the first ever full electric mobility service in East Africa.

In the first phase of the investment program, the company has kickstarted operations that are set to see the number of electric vehicles increase to several hundred by the end of the year. These vehicles can be easily charged around Nairobi in several conveniently located Nopia Charging Bays. Nopia vehicles are easy to locate and book using Nopia mobile app now available for download. By tapping pick-up and destination point the app shows the estimated price for your ride. Besides cash, the trip can easily be paid using embedded M-Pesa Xpress functionality. Continue reading “Landmark development as first full electric mobility company launches in Nairobi”