Thimphu taxi operators were advocated on electric vehicle initiative under the UNDP/GEF project in which 300 electric vehicles will replace current internal combustion engine taxis. The workshop was chaired by the Hon’ble Secretary. RSTA Director General and other senior officials from RSTA also took part in the workshop.
As of April 2018 there are 99 Electric Vehicles (EV) registered in the country.[26 Government registered,67 Private registered ,5 Taxi and 1 Diplomat registered]
Other events on the UNDP/GEF Project.
- GEF Project Handing Taking
- Task Force Members Meeting for Quick Charging Station
- Sustainable Low-Emission Urban Transport System