London hydrogen taxi fleet sees rise in demand during coronavirus

London-based taxi service Green Tomato Cars, which operates a fleet of hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles, has seen a rise in demand for its services during the coronavirus outbreak.

Toyota Mirai driver Peter Jones said since restrictions were implemented just over a month ago, he has been a lot busier.

“I have been busier because a lot of people don’t want to use public transport,” he said.

“I’ve noticed more NHS staff are using our services and many key workers live quite a way away from London so I’m covering more miles than normal.”

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