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BP chases Chinese eMobility with DiDi Chuxing – finally some sense

We have been critical of most things that BP has done in the name of renewable energy, like partnering Bunge last week Brazil, in biofuels, a move that will simply encourage Brazil to slash more forest. But this week it has partnered the controversial rising star that is DiDi Chuxing, the Chinese ride sharing network, to build Chinese EV charging stations. This is where oil companies should take their exploration cash, and better spend it building out the infrastructure for the fuel of the future – electricity. BP has a head start in that where a petrol station is the right place for a charge station, it has that infrastructure in place already. The new JV will develop EV charging…

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