The world's most advanced electric cab goes into service

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The world's most advanced electric cab goes into service

London's first electric black cab went into service today, taking its first paying customers.

Said to be the most advanced vehicle of its kind in the world, it's been designed to meet the Mayor's new emission regulations .

As many as 9,000 are being rolled out across the capital in the next two years,  which is around half the current black cab fleet.

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