November 1, 2016
The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) has today launched the Low Emission Bus (LEB) Guide
at the Euro Bus Expo 2016 (1-3 November, NEC, Birmingham).
August 4, 2014Electric flywheel systems
, developed in motorsport, will be used in 500 buses to generate fuel savings of more than 20% at a significantly lower cost than battery hybrid alternatives.
November 29, 2012
Optare plc has been crowned the winner of SMMT's 2012 Award for Automotive Innovation, for its Optare Versa EV the UK's first fully operational, full-sized, battery-powered electric bus.
September 25, 2012
Wirelessly charged all-electric buses are to be introduced in Milton Keynes.
April 6, 2011
Government funding of over
October 14, 2010
July 30, 2008
Hybrid buses are here, and the technology is being improved. The Wrightbus is powered by just a standard 2.4 litre diesel engine as used in the Ford Transit mated with a hybrid system.