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Uber Clean Air Plan

Here’s how Uber’s Clean Air Plan will help you get a new car

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As cities become bigger and more congested, local and state governments continue to look for solutions to improve air quality. One way governments can do this is to encourage drivers to buy hybrid, PHEV, or EV cars, which eliminate harmful emissions in the city and have a lower carbon footprint.…

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Electric vehicle (EV) guide for Uber drivers in London - 2020

The complete guide to electric cars for Uber in London

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London is one of Uber’s largest markets worldwide, providing riders a much-needed alternative to the often overloaded public transport system. The British capital also leads the way when it comes to electric cars, a key component of the city’s overall pollution and air quality plan. To combat the rising carbon…

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Here’s how Splend helps drive Uber's Clean Air Plan

Here’s how Splend helps drive Uber’s Clean Air Plan

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Uber has announced plans to have a 100% electric fleet in London and teamed up with companies like Splend to provide more affordable EV access for drivers like you. The mobility giant proposes to become the world’s first zero-emission rideshare platform by 2040. and appointed the British capital as one…

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Fleet-team-splend UK

Introducing our fleet team and our new on-site servicing

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Maintenance is a crucial part of any driver’s routine. If ridesharing is your bread and butter, it’s that much more important to give your car the attention it needs, and also get it done as quickly as possible. We’re proud to introduce our talented fleet department, and our new on-site…

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Meet the team: Get your career into gear with Maryam and Daniel

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Kickstarting a career as a driver can be frustrating. There’s a lot of paperwork, legislation, and competition, but you’re not alone. Our Member Success Representatives help you manage the business side of things so you can earn more, get better ratings, and do what you do best. Drive. Member Success…

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Splend newsletter

On-demand driving updates – September 2020

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In our monthly news summary, we pull together the latest ridesharing and on-demand driving updates so you’re always on top of your game. Here’s what’s happened in September: Green areas in London with a high risk of getting a PCN With the increasing efforts to make London’s air healthier, more and…

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How to become a Bolt driver in London

How to become a Bolt driver in London [Complete guide]

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Originally known as Taxify, Bolt is an Estonian rideshare company that was one of the first competitors to take on Uber in London, one of the biggest rideshare markets globally. With a strong foothold in both Europe and Africa, Bolt has continued to attract over 25,000 drivers to the platform…

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How to become an Ola driver in London

How to become an Ola driver in London [Complete guide]

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Since launching in India in 2010 Ola has taken the ridesharing market by storm, becoming one of the largest platforms on the market. More recently, Ola launched in London, one of the top 5 biggest rideshare markets globally. Both riders and drivers have already taken a liking to Ola, with…

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How to drive for multiple rideshare apps

A day in the life of a Splend driver – Meet PHV driver extraordinaire Tiago

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We’re excited to kick off our new blog series, taking you on a shotgun ride with a PCO driver. And what better way to start than by introducing long-time Splend member Tiago, an experienced professional who has learned over the years what it takes to be successful on the road…

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Comparison - See the most popular rideshare apps in London side-by-side

Comparing the most popular rideshare apps in London

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Life as an on-demand driver is all about finding the best time and place to work with the highest efficiency possible so you can maximise your earnings and enjoy a healthy work-life balance. However, where and when you drive is not all that you can control. You can also juggle…

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