Tag: bus

First Bus opens its rapid-charging bus depot to the public 

First Bus unveils innovative EV charging hub in Summercourt, Cornwall, with eight rapid-charging points.Users and local businesses can access rapid charging at 69p per kWh, aiding in the transition to electric vehicles.With a £1...

UK government invests £143 million in electric buses to improve public transport

UK government invests £143 million in nearly a thousand new electric buses.Priority given to rural areas to improve public transport networks.Initiative aims to support UK jobs, boost the economy, and pave the way for...

Volvo introduces a pivotal advancement in electric bus technology: The BZR Electric platform

Volvo Buses introduces BZR Electric platform: A huge step in electric bus technologyAdaptable design targets intercity and commuter operations globallyFocus on safety and versatility sets new standards in emobilityThe Volvo BZR Electric Platform is...

SWARCO Smart Charging unveils electric bus charging hub at crucial Sheffield interchange in the UK

SWARCO Smart Charging unveils Electric Bus Charging Hub at Sheffield InterchangeHub features four 100kW CCS chargers, capable of charging eight buses simultaneouslyInitiative supported by UK government funding, part of South Yorkshire's move towards zero-emission...

Touring in style: City Sightseeing Oxford unveils its fully electric bus fleet

City Sightseeing Oxford unveils entirely electric bus fleet during English Tourism Week.Transition signifies a significant step towards sustainability in public transport.Investment highlights commitment to Oxfordshire's visitor economy, with enhanced passenger features and safety measures.City...

Tootbus teams up with VEV to save over 15,000 kg in carbon emissions per year across London bus operations

Tootbus teams up with VEV for a 15,567kg annual carbon emission reduction goal.Aiming to convert 30+ buses to electric by 2029, with three already transitioned.VEV provides 100% renewable power, ten chargers, and a solar...

Electric bus trailblazer, KleanBus, expands its emobility expertise with the launch of KleanDrive

KleanBus expands beyond the electric bus sector into KleanDrive, providing electrification for various vehicles.'ePowertrain Module' offers a quick, cost-effective shift to zero-emission fleets.The launch marks a major step toward sustainable mobility and positive change.KleanBus...

Transport UK Group and Wrightbus unite to propel zero emissions buses across London

Wrightbus energises Abellio's Transport for London lineup with 80 zero emissions buses, including 24 GB Kite and 56 StreetDeck Electroliners.The 2024 Kite models set the safety bar high, while StreetDeck Electroliners features cutting-edge interiors,...

Kleanbus urges UK Government to prioritize electric buses

Kleanbus’s cost-effective repowered electric buses offer an affordable alternative to new electric buses.Rapid conversion to electric fleets can significantly reduce harmful emissions and combat air pollution.Increased funding and support are crucial for a successful...