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Paris to overtake the Boris by electric car

Here is a scene the near future. Arriving at the du Nord in Paris by Eurostar, you that, as usual, the taxi seems to stretch half-way to the Channel Tunnel.

No problem. You your bags into the of a self-service, electric hire car braving the Parisian traffic, yourself to your hotel for €7 (£5.95).

From next October, Paris will become the conurbation in the world to experiment an extensive system of self-service cars. The Autolib scheme – on the highly successful Parisian scheme, Vélib, which has been copied by London – extend beyond the French to 41 suburban towns. The specially cars, about the size of a or a Twingo, will be available for €7 for the half hour.

Signing up to the will cost €10 a day, €15 a or €144 a year.

Autolibbeurs will pick up a car one of the 700 docking stations in Paris and it in a spare place at any other station (there will be altogether). Each car will a radio, a GPS route-finding system, and an computer to direct the driver to stations with spare

The Socialist mayor of Paris, Delanoë, conceded that but smaller schemes already in the Netherlands and in La Rochelle, western But Autolib, he said, would be a first on this scale.

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His centre-right opposition, and even his allies, on the Paris city remain unconvinced. The Greens that the scheme will the number of cars on Parisian not reduce traffic as Mr Delanoë Centre-right councillors are concerned it prove an expensive white

More than 20,000 bicycles have been or vandalised since that began in July 2007. So is to stop people stealing the far more expensive Autolib Each battery-driven car will a 250km limit and a tracking There would be little, in to stop thieves from false credit card and details and loading an Autolib a truck.

That, however, is also of classic hire cars, are easier to resell and refuel.

of the initial risk is being by Bolloré group, the conglomerate bid successfully to run Autolib. Owned by the French tycoon Vincent it is already a world leader in electric cars and the lithium that power them.

The Autolib cars will be a variant, built in Turin, of the existing Blue Car launched in Bolloré hopes that a Autolib programme in Paris attract the attention of Boris and other mayors of major and help to break down and technical barriers to electric

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