The Córdoba (Argentina) City Council and the Renault-Nissan Alliance have signed a letter of intent (LOI) on joint research into how electric vehicles can improve quality of life and environmental conditions for the citizens of this provincial capital.
The City of Córdoba and the Renault-Nissan Alliance will set up a joint working group will be set up to examine the viability of bringing electric vehicles in service in the city. Córdoba is the first city in Argentina, and the second in South America, after São Paulo, to sign this kind of agreement.
The municipality has adopted short-, medium- and long-term strategic priorities to protect the environment. It intends to support new technologies capable of cutting pollution in general and CO2 emissions in particular.
Córdoba is the site of the Alliance’s Santa Isabel plant.
The Renault-Nissan Alliance has signed similar agreements with more than 60 municipalities, governments and other organizations worldwide.