Electric Vehicles

Town of Mt. Olive Motor Vehicle Fleet Goes High Voltage

July 30, 2008

MT. OLIVE, N.C. – The Town of Mount Olive officials have unveiled a $12,000 electric mini truck, which can run 40 miles on a single overnight charge, according to www.mountolivetribune.com.

The vehicle will be used mainly for meter reading. It has a speed of 25 miles per hour, was purchased from a dealer in Greenville, and was manufactured by the Global Electric Motors car company.

Also, commissioners approved a resolution on a lease/purchase agreement for buying two new police vehicles at a cost of approximately $33,000. The money has already been budgeted. The new cars are Chevrolet Impalas instead of the larger Ford Crown Victorias.

Comment On This Story

Comment: (Maximum 10000 characters)  
Leave this field empty:
* Please note that every comment is moderated.



Fleet Management And Leasing

Jack Firriolo from Merchants will answer your questions and challenges

View All

Grants & Subsidies

Alternative Fueling Station Locator

Alternative Fueling Station Locator

Find your closest station or plan a route. Locate biodiesel, electric, ethanol, hydrogen, compressed natural gas (CNG), liquified natural gas (LNG), and propane across America.

Start Your Search