Alpmobil is renting electric cars in some of Switzerland’s most popular tourist areas. Travelers can reserve their vehicles through Hotelpac, a leading European reservations system, which is powered by UniVerse from Rocket Software.
Alpmobil was launched in 2010 to provide green transportation options to tourists visiting the scenic Haslital and Goms mountain region of Switzerland. Visitors who want to rent a car and explore the area can now choose from a fleet of 60 battery-driven "Think" two-seater vehicles that can be charged at any local hotel. Alpmobil cars can be rented through Hotelpac, one of the country's top online reservation systems. Alpmobil was created by energieregionGOMS, Kraftwerke Oberhasli AG, and Progetto San Gottardo. The project lead was Ernt Basler + Parner, an independent engineering, planning, and consulting company with a successful track record dating back to 1981 in Switzerland and abroad. The company focuses on a number of fields, including infrastructure and transportation systems; energy and technology; environment and water; and resources and climate change. Read the full article
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