With the maximum rate of car rental of only RM144 from 6 hours usage around town, RM6 per 15 minutes, the promo really gives a better option for city visitor and enhanced the efficiency of public transport.
Comos program is a good initiative to promote public transport and make it easy for public transport users to reach the destination with minimal cost. Below are some details about Comos car sharing rental program in Malaysia.
COMOS CAR SHARING FOR RENTAL USING RENAULT ZOE AND TWIZY ELECTRIC CAR IN MALAYSIA
COMOS offers complete E-Mobility services by integrating various parts of the EV ecosystem and value chain; i.e. EV users, EV charging providers, EV fleet operators, parking management operators and telecommunication network operators, all in a concept simplified as “Cohesive Mobility Solution” (COMOS).COMOS deploys public charging infrastructure, including centralized network management system that integrates both electric vehicles and charging stations.
COMOS’s primary objective is to provide smart connectivity and mobility solution that promotes sustainable green environment, and addresses the government’s current agenda in reducing the CO2 emission, reducing the nation’s fuel consumption thus reducing fuel subsidy and to encourage the use of public transport hence reducing city traffic congestion, by promoting a new lifestyle of using alternative mode of transportation through rental and car-sharing concept.
COMOS also supports the National Automotive Policy (NAP) by creating critical mass for the utilization of EVs.COMOS will create much needed awareness among the public and this will lead to better appreciation and acceptance of EV in Malaysia. This will then help create the ecosystem that will further encourage OEMs to bring their EV and related technology to Malaysia, and help spur the development of supporting EV component industry as part of the objectives of the NAP.
CORPORATE PROFILEOUR VISIONGREENTECH AND COMOSMAI AND COMOS
GreenTech’s Role as a Partner to COMOS
GreenTech Malaysia, in partnership with Malaysian Automotive Institute (MAI) and CMS Consortium Sdn Bhd will be launching a Cohesive Mobility Solution (COMOS) Program in 2014. The COMOS Program is essentially an EV car sharing program that is structured to encourage the growth of the local EV market, increase the number of public EV charging station, and provide the last mile connectivity to the urban LRT and MRT network.
The COMOS Program comprises of an EV fleet of cars and motorcycles available for urban commuters to move between the MRT Stations and office buildings, hotels, or shopping complexes. Charging stations will be available at both locations set-up by both the COMOS Service Provider and the building owners. This system comprises of an EV cars available for urban commuters to move between the MRT Stations and office buildings, hotels, or shopping complexes. Charging stations will be available at both locations set-up by both the COMOS Service Provider and the building owners. Access to the COMOS network is open through annual membership and mobility-on-demand methods.
GreenTech plays an active role to raise public awareness towards green technology. COMOS is one of the initiative that introduce a better public transport services which provide the last mile connectivity to the urban LRT and MRT network. This initiative will encourage Malaysian to use public transport and enable them to move easily around the city. This is an effort to reduce private cars on the roads, expected less 7,000 vehicle entering in the city and hence less traffic. Therefore, it can reduce CO2 emissions by 74%. Its also using clean and quiet vehicles. On top of that, its increase the flexibility of the public transport offered in a city, which increase utilization of public transport up to 25,000 users in 5 years. Public can save by sharing the costs of car ownership. As well as introduce towards a healthy lifestyle.