FLARE Electric Carrier Begin Delivering Meals to United Medical Center in DC

FLARE Partnered with MRP Realty and Allen Chapel Food Pantry’s Victory Meals Program to Feed Hospital Staff on Front Lines of COVID-19 Response ARLINGTON, VA (June 26, 2020) – FLARE, an electric micro mobility carrier service, has partnered with MRP Realty and Allen Chapel Food Pantry’s Victory Meals, to deliver meals from local DC restaurants to staff at […]

FLARE Electric Shuttles to Deliver Meals to Virginia Hospital Center Staff

Alexandria, VA – FLARE, an amenity electric shuttle service, is working with the Columbia Pike Revitalization Organization (CPRO) to deliver lunch for Virginia Hospital Center staff on Friday, April 10 and Friday, April 17. “We are eager to continue to serve the Arlington community during our country’s fight against COVID-19 by delivering lunch to those at […]

FLARE electric shuttles deliver donations to food assistance center

FLARE has partnered with 10 apartments and condos in the Crystal City Civic Association to collect donations. ARLINGTON, Va. (WDVM) — An electric shuttle business called FLARE isn’t picking up customers at the moment. Instead of storing its vehicles in the garage until the pandemic is over, FLARE is picking up donations. “I think what […]

Yes, Electric Cars are cleaner, even when the power comes from coal

One argument against electric vehicles (EVs) made by those that wish to cling to the certainties of the internal combustion engine is that we need to decarbonise the power system first otherwise cars are no cleaner than if they use gasoline. Many observers question whether electric cars really are ‘greener’ once emissions from production and […]

Flare Ride Angels in Sustainable Scoop

In these days filled with COVID-19, and many people not working and not been able to get food on the table, Crystal City and Aurora Highlands organized a Food Drive for AFAC, and recollected more than 800 pounds of food.  Who is connecting the neighbors with AFAC? FLARE Rides, connecting neighborhoods. Miriam Gennari interviews Luis […]

FLARE Electric Shuttles delivered over 800 Lbs of food for Arlington Food Assistance Center

Starting today, more food collection locations added in 10 Crystal City apartment buildings ARLINGTON, VA (March 31, 2020) – FLARE, an amenity electric shuttle service, along with the Aurora Highlands Civic Association, collected and delivered over 800 lbs. of food donations from the Crystal City area for the Arlington Food Assistance Center on Saturday, March […]

FLARE Electric Shuttles to Deliver Food Donations for Arlington Food Assistance Center on March 21

ARLINGTON, VA (March 20, 2020) – FLARE, an amenity electric shuttle service, is partnering with the Arlington Food Assistance Center to pick up food donations from three designed donation locations in Arlington on Saturday, March 21.  “During this challenging time, we are eager to use FLARE electric shuttles to benefit our neighbors and the Arlington Food […]

Free Electric Shuttle Service To Launch This Weekend, Wharf – Navy Yard

A local company called FLARE, which has partnered with Wharf Life DC, will be providing free shuttle rides over the next two weekends between The Wharf and Navy Yard.  FLARE will operate its two shuttles Saturday and Sunday, February 15th between 11am-2pm and 5-8pm; February 16th between 11am-2pm; February 22nd between 11am-2pm and 5-8pm; and […]

Local Flare Electric Transport Vehicles Giving a Jolt to Mobility Options

FLARE in front of Gadsby’s Tavern on Royal Street. (Photo: Mary Wadland) Alexandria, VA – If you saw a futuristic little electric microbus with three doors on each side circling Old Town recently, you spotted FLARE! The company has not added any Old Town routes yet, but came over to give Zebra a test ride. Sleek, quiet, […]

FLARE welcomes its first Director of Systems Engineering

“We are excited to welcome Luis Castellanos to FLARE and to utilize his extensive experience with managing complex transportation operations. FLARE is working rapidly to build routes so that residents of the DC metro area can access sustainable and affordable transportation,” said Andres Delgado, CEO of FLARE. “My 27 years of military experience and my […]