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Electric scooter sharing: a new sharing service in Milan

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Acciona comes from Spain with 300 electric scooters comparable to 125cc

The Acciona electric scooter sharing service lands in Milan, with a fleet of around 300 units available. After six European cities, Acciona chose the Lombard capital as the first city to expand into Italy.

An interesting challenge was the one launched by the emerging Spanish company, the rib of a Madrid-based company active in civil engineering, infrastructure andalternative energies.After expanding in several Iberian cities and in Lisbon, today it arrives in Milan with a fleet of full electric scooters.

According to Riccardo Valle, responsible for Italy of the Acciona mobility service, the Municipality of Milan is the perfect place to launch its service, and they want to offer a perfect solution for citizens but also for tourists. The starting fleet includes 300 electric vehicles, but always according to Vallethe company ready to increase the number in the coming months.

With so muchcompetitionAcciona thought to provide something more at the level ofinnovationto get noticed.It promises that the refueling of scooters will come alonerenewablesand lassistancewill be carried out only with zero emission vehicles.An environmental approach also highlighted by the possibility within the rental App to calculate the amount ofCO2 savedfor each journey.

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The operation is typical of other similar services. Through the dedicated smartphone app, customers can view the position of the scooters, all within the Milan trolleybus circle (lines 90/91),book them for 15 minutesand then move freely throughout the territory. The only constraint is to close the races within the same area, and in the stalls dedicated to mopeds.

Acciona's electric scooter sharing is recognizable by itsred and white livery, come with twotravel modeat actual different usage costs. In modeS(Standard) you can travel up to50 km / h, with an expense of0.25 euros / minuteif Spanish prices are confirmed. For longer journeys, which require a little more sprinting, there is the modeC(Custom), with the speed rising to80 km / hand the rate a0.27 euros / minute.