Podcast: Lyft’s transition to 100% electric vehicles

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In June of 2020, in light of intersecting global crises, including the coronavirus pandemic, climate change, and racial injustice, Lyft announced its commitment to achieving 100% electric vehicles by 2030.

With lower operating costs than gasoline vehicles, Sam says that electric vehicles are going to be more economically beneficial for drivers at Lyft.

Lyft will focus on the latter group first for the EV transition, and they expect to take what they learn from that population to encourage vehicle owners on the Lyft network to make the change as well.