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Earning money while driving well is possible thanks to this new little box

New technology allows à motorists to earn money if they adopt more responsible driving.

Imagine if tomorrow, road transport professionals (heavy goods vehicle, coach, bus, taxi drivers, delivery drivers)  where paid carpooling enthusiasts were no longer the only ones to choose from. earn money for each trip made? Increase your purchasing power just by driving your vehicle, the This idea may seem preposterous but it is nevertheless making its way. Since the end of February, new technology has accompanied the car journeys of several hundred employees in the North department. In exchange for more responsible behavior, these users can obtain rewards in kind.

How çit works ? All you need to do is equip your car with a small box that you then simply plug in and connect &agrav; an application. Don't panic if your car is not new, all vehicles manufactured after 1992 can receive this surprising innovation to say the least. This intelligent box will analyze all of the motorist's journeys by monitoring their driving, in particular their compliance with speed limits and their fuel consumption. If you are wondering, no, the purpose of this device is not to monitor every move of the person behind the wheel, but to train them how to do it. more eco-responsible driving.

It's by driving better, by that I mean; by releasing fewer CO2 emissions into the atmosphere, which the user has the most control over. earn. Because à Each journey he obtains a score out of 100. The points are accumulated in a virtual wallet which will then allow the driver to exchange them for discount vouchers in partner brands of his company. Discounts on cinema tickets, in local restaurants, at certain merchants, the employee earns money if its carbon footprint is good. Not to mention the fuel savings it makes on each journey by adopting more flexible driving.

This new practice, virtuous for the environment and beneficial to the public the local economy, has taken off well in the Northern department. Other companies could well be convinced to offer these small intelligent boxes at their disposal. their employees and it would not be surprising to see them soon deploy almost everywhere in France. There is no doubt that success would be there.

Teilor Stone

By Teilor Stone

Teilor Stone has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining Thesaxon , Teilor Stone worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my teilor@nizhtimes.com 1-800-268-7116