Here are the latest industry news, to keep you informed and up to date for your next successful ride.

Electric cars arrive at Splend

We’ve received our first shipment of the award-winning Hyundai Ioniq Electric, the first fully electric addition to our Rent to buy plan. With a charging time similar to a smartphone, and 2-3 days’ worth of range for on-demand driving in London, the Ioniq Electric combines leading technology with impressive performance.

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A new set of restrictions lifted on 12th April

Non-essential retail and personal care businesses have re-opened, as well as outdoors hospitality.
Pubs and eateries are finally back on the map starting 12th April – a welcome boost for earnings.

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Uber supports drivers who choose electric cars

Uber promises to offer drivers of fully electric cars a reduced service fee of 15% with the Uber Green initiative, as the platform is aiming to go fully electric in London by 2025.

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How Uber’s Clean Air Fund can help you buy a new car

In London, Uber has partnered with car providers like Splend to help drivers access electric cars through the Clean Air Plan. Think of it as a savings account, but instead of putting part of your earnings aside, Uber charges your riders a small fee. You can then access the money raised when buying a new electric car through EV partners.

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