Tags: electric buses

Visakhapatnam to get 50 electric buses in two months

Visakhapatnam to get fifty electric buses in the next two months. According to TOI the Greater Visakhapatnam Smart City Corporation Limited (GVSCCL) will soon chalk out its routes. M Vinay Kumar, SE Project (Smart city, APDRP, AMRUT and Other Projects) of Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation speaking to the publication said “We had a trial run […]

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Australia’s first all-electric police car hit roads

Australia’s first all-electric police car hit the roads in the state of Victoria on Monday, one of the first jurisdictions in the world to take the landmark step. The fully electric ‘Tesla Model X’ will perform highway patrol operational duties as part of a feasibility study into using more ‘intelligent vehicles’ for policing, Xinhua news […]

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JERC fixes tariff plan for electric vehicle charging stations in the city

Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) has reportedly fixed tariff plan for electric vehicle charging stations in the city. According to ET, the UT electricity department recently in its power tariff petition, had proposed a tariff plan for such stations, which the administration plans to set up in different parts of the city. The publication notes […]

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KSRTC to soon induct 1,500 electric buses in its fleet

Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) is reportedly gearing up to induct 1,500 electric buses in its fleet. Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam and Kozhikode zones will get 500 electric buses each. According to ET, KSRTC has invited tenders for 12 metre non-AC electric buses on wet lease and dry lease basis for ten years. Winning bidders for […]

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ABB Supports TriMet’s Wind-Powered All-Electric buses in Portland

Electric bus charging solutions from ABB, will support TriMet’s objective to make Portland an even more environmentally friendly city. TriMet has the eleventh largest bus fleet in the United States, which eliminates more than 210,000 car trips every day in Portland, Oregon metro area. As part of a pilot program, five New Flyer Xcelsior CHARGE whisper-quiet electric buses will […]

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Electric vehicle maker BYD sees 632 percent jump in its first-quarter net profit

BYD Co Ltd, Chinese electric vehicle maker on Sunday reported a 632 percent jump in its first-quarter net profit, buoyed by strong demand for its new energy vehicles. The Shenzhen-based car and battery maker, which has a joint venture with Daimler AG in China, said last month it expected first-quarter profit to rise by up […]

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IDTechEx Research: Tata Motors Electric Bus Surge

The Chinese market for electric buses has sharply dropped as subsidies disappear. India has announced energetic moves to replace 150,000 diesel buses. That and more modest moves elsewhere are likely to keep deliveries, as appraised by analysts IDTechEx in the report, “Electric Buses 2019 – 2029“. “We have tracked this market for 20 years, so […]

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BYD K12A world’s longest 27-metre pure electric bus launched

BYD has announced the launch of world’s longest 27-m (88 feet ) pure electric bi-articulated bus K12A at the company’s headquarters in Shenzhen. The all new electric bus BYD K12A has a passenger capacity of 250 people and can travel at a maximum speed of 70 km/h. BYD K12A is the longest pure electric bus […]

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Watch: BYD K12A World’s Longest Pure Electric Bus

BYD recently launched the world’s longest 27-m (88 feet ) pure electric bi-articulated bus K12A at the company’s headquarters in Shenzhen. The all new electric bus BYD K12A has a passenger capacity of 250 people and can travel at a maximum speed of 70 km/h. For complete report click here

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Global electric bus market to expand at a CAGR of 9.4% by 2025: Hexa Research

Hexa Research in its new report forecasts the global electric bus market demand to reach 222,221 units by 2025 and expand at a CAGR of 9.4% from 2017 to 2025. The growth could be attributed to subsidy allocation for purchasing these vehicles by governments of developing economies, including China and India and rising awareness regarding […]

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