ÍSTAK has bought an electric car - Volkswagen E-Golf. The car possesses all the modern car amenities but is additionally environmentally friendly. "We started with one electric car to see how it suits our business and we are very pleased with the outcome. The car is compact and easy to drive, and holds enough electricity for our needs. This is a part of our company's stratigy in becoming more environmentally friendly, "says Bjarki Thor Iversen, ÍSTAK's Human Resource Manager. Electric cars cut greenhouse gases and are normally less noisy than ordinary cars. In Reykjavik there are about six electrical charging stations and four in the countryside. It is estimated that addional charging stations will be set up this year and in the years to come. The managers of ÍSTAK therefore see thet more electric cars will be in the future in ÍSTAK's fllet.