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Eco-Friendly Taxis, from Bug-Like Electrocabs to Robot Taxis

By: Katherine Vong - Published: Jun 14, 2010
Society is continuing to embrace the use of green transportation, so it's no surprise that eco-friendly taxis are on the rise. And while it may be enough to make cabs greener simply by encouraging drivers to drive hybrid vehicles, many forward-thinking automakers and designers see the future of taxis pushing the limits of green design. As you'll see in this cluster of eco-friendly taxis, everything from 'electricshaws' to personal pod cabs have been conceptualized, along with more the more basic hybrid car creations.