Autonomy Mobility World Expo 2023

Flx EV

Title of the application?

Decarbonising South Africa's primary public transport mode - The minibus taxi

Summary of the application ?

The minibus taxi industry accounts for 80% of public transport journeys undertaken in South Africa, and accounts for an estimated 34 million tons of C02 emission per annum. Flx EV is decarbonising the industry through the implementation of electric minibus taxis, and the development of public transport interchange charging facilities within minibus taxi ranks, to facilitate optimal electric minibus taxi (e-MBT) performance.