Mellowcabs are electric minicabs that can be ordered via Mellowcabs app or website.

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Product description Brand name and product description

Mellowcabs are three-wheeled electric minicabs that are designed to provide an efficient on-demand taxi service in urban areas. They are eco-friendly with zero carbon emissions as they use a solar panel that produces up to 35% of the cab’s power and a battery to complement the cab’s needs. They are aimed to provide micro transport within a three miles radius. A single Mellowcab can provide over 120 km of transport per day. A mobile app connects the commuters and the cabs and payment can be made via the app. A promotional video is available here.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Mellowcabs operates as the primary implementing company.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

The mellow cab team aim to provide low-cost transport (less than 2 USD irrespective of the distance traveled).

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Alternatives include Uber, Lyft, traditional taxi services, and other mediums of transportation like buses, bicycles and commuting by foot.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy

Goal 8: Decent work and economic growth

Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Commuters within urban centers seeking low cost transportation limited to 4 km.

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