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Bhutan signs deal with Nissan for electric vehicles as part of zero-emissions goal

Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn´s visit to Bhutan capital, Thimphu

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Tokyo, Feb. 24 (ANI): Bhutan has signed a deal with auto giant Nissan to become the ultimate showcase for electric cars.
The announcement was made during Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn's visit to Bhutan capital, Thimphu.
Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay said EVs would help meet Bhutan's zero emissions target.
According to the Japan Times, he added that an important part of the plan will be sustainable and environmentally friendly zero emission transport.
To mark the announcement, Nissan also said it was donating two Leaf EVs to the government.
The Leaf can go as fast as 150 kph and get 200 km per charge.(ANI)

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