Electric buses - Articles and news items

Krakow is paving the way for electric buses

Industry news  •  14 August 2017  •  Eurotransport

The Municipal Transport Operator of Krakow has presented 20 new Solaris Urbino vehicles, extending the city’s investment in electric buses.

The transit bus of the future is green

Industry news  •  7 August 2017  •  Eurotransport

Public bus operators in the US have begun to invest in environmentally friendly models.

Kiepe Electric to supply 185 systems for San Francisco

Industry news  •  7 August 2017  •  Eurotransport

The San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency (SFMTA) have placed an order for 185 new Flyer XT40 buses equipped with In Motion Charging technology from Kiepe Electric.

Brussels orders its first electric bus

Industry news  •  3 August 2017  •  Eurotransport

The biggest public transport company in Brussels, STIB, has ordered the first electric buses to its fleet from Solaris.

MZA order ten electric buses for Warsaw

Industry news  •  18 July 2017  •  Eurotransport

MZA, Solaris Bus & Coach and BZ WBK Leasing S.A. have signed an agreement for a delivery and leasing of ten electric buses.

Italy orders 22 new electric buses

Industry news  •  14 July 2017  •  Eurotransport

Italy has ordered 22 Solaris Bus & Coach electric buses comprising 12 Urbino 12 electric for ATB Bergamo and ten of the same for ATM Milano.

Three more fully-electric bus routes for London

Industry news  •  6 July 2017  •  Eurotransport

Transport for London (TfL) and the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, have announced three more electric-only bus routes – the latest in a series of measures to tackle London’s toxic air. 

Volvo Buses receives order for 13 electric buses from Malmö

Industry news  •  4 July 2017  •  Eurotransport

Bus operator Nobina has ordered 13 electric Volvo buses, which will operate in Malmö, Sweden from the end of 2017.

Chargers from Ekoenergetyka to power the northernmost e-bus line in Europe

Industry news  •  29 June 2017  •  Eurotransport

Ekoenergetyka-Polska has signed a contract for a delivery of e-bus opportunity chargers with the city of Lulea, Sweden.

Alstom and NTL unveil the second Aptis prototype

Industry news  •  27 June 2017  •  Eurotransport

Alstom and NTL have presented the second Aptis prototype, a 100% electric solution for mobility, in Versailles.

ElectriCity to expand electric bus operations in Gothenburg

Industry news  •  22 June 2017  •  Eurotransport

Partners in the ElectriCity venture have decided to expand electric bus operations in Gothenburg. From June 2018, two electrically powered high-capacity buses will start operating on route 16.

Luxembourg to start operation of all-electric buses

Industry news  •  20 June 2017  •  Eurotransport

The first commercially manufactured all-electric Volvo buses have started operating in the city of Differdange in Luxembourg.

York’s Park & Ride partnership extended

Industry news  •  15 June 2017  •  Eurotransport

City of York Council and First York are set to extend their partnership delivering York’s Park & Ride service.

BYD ADL wins contract in London

Industry news  •  15 June 2017  •  Eurotransport

BYD ADL electric bus partnership been selected as preferred bidder by RATP Dev London for 36 10.8m pure electric buses.