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Mevo...(t)apping into the zeitgeist of non-car ownership

Mevo...(t)apping into the zeitgeist of non-car ownership

By Peter Kerr for sticK

(sticK - 3 March, 2017 )

Mevo is an intriguing start up that Wellington’s Biz Dojo attracts at times.

It is making a major play towards a future where we won’t own our own car, but will hire one as required.

Additionally, Mevo’s also touting itself as the world’s first climate positive car share scheme using modern electric vehicles as well as carbon credits to help restore our environment.


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