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183 Zero-Emission Solaris Buses to Go to Oslo

183 Zero-Emission Solaris Buses to Go to Oslo

Unibuss AS has again opted for Solaris with a contract for the delivery of 183 Solaris Urbino 18 electric buses to Oslo.

Van Hool Builds 21 Battery-Electric Trambuses for Malmö, Sweden

Van Hool Builds 21 Battery-Electric Trambuses for Malmö, Sweden

Van Hool has concluded a contract with Nobina for the delivery of 21 battery-electric 24-meter articulated trambuses of the Exqui.City model.

Opibus Introduces the First Electric Bus Designed and Developed in Africa

Opibus Introduces the First Electric Bus Designed and Developed i...

Opibus has introduced Kenya's first all-electric bus, which is the first electric bus to have been designed and developed in Africa.

Prototype Electric Passenger Bus Is Being Tested at Vilnius Airport

Prototype Electric Passenger Bus Is Being Tested at Vilnius Airpo...

A prototype electric bus developed and manufactured in Lithuania is being tested for passenger transportation at Vilnius Airport.

Universal Coach Line Orders First J4500 CHARGE Coach in Canada from MCI

Universal Coach Line Orders First J4500 CHARGE Coach in Canada fr...

Motor Coach Industries (MCI) has received a new order from Universal Coach Line for one battery-electric, forty-five- foot MCI J4500 CHARGE™ coach.

Moscow to Buy an Additional 500 Electric Buses in 2022

Moscow to Buy an Additional 500 Electric Buses in 2022

The Government of Moscow plans to buy an additional 500 electric buses in 2022 to add to their current fleet of 1000 electric public buses.

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Council Formed in the US

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Council Formed in the US

The Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Council formally launched in the US to promote hydrogen fuel cell-electric buses in public transit. 

The First Škoda E’CITY Electric Bus Is Running in Prague with Passengers

The First Škoda E’CITY Electric Bus Is Running in Prague w...

On Monday, the new Škoda E'CITY electric bus from the Škoda Transportation Group went on its first test drive with passengers in Prague.

Willmott Dixon Construction Wins Contract for Stockport Interchange

Willmott Dixon Construction Wins Contract for Stockport Interchan...

Willmott Dixon Construction has been awarded the contract to transform Stockport's bus station into a modern transport interchange.

Cardiff Bus Launches New Zero-Emission Electric Buses

Cardiff Bus Launches New Zero-Emission Electric Buses

Cardiff Bus has launched a new fleet of 36 Yutong E12 zero-emission electric buses that will contribute towards reducing air pollution. 

BC Transit to Install NextRide Bus Location Technology

BC Transit to Install NextRide Bus Location Technology

BC Transit will install real-time location technology on buses throughout the province as part of the agency's NextRide initiative.

Ebusco Secures New Order in Munich

Ebusco Secures New Order in Munich

Ebusco has received a follow on order from Munich's Stadtwerke München, consisting of 14 Ebusco 2.2 18-metre buses.

GreenPower to Manufacture Electric School Buses in West Virginia

GreenPower to Manufacture Electric School Buses in West Virginia

GreenPower are set to open a manufacturing facility in West Virginia to produce zero-emission, all-electric school buses.

Moscow Tests First Russian-Made Articulated Electric Bus

Moscow Tests First Russian-Made Articulated Electric Bus

Mosgortrans has begun test runs of Moscow's first articulated electric bus to run on routes with high passenger traffic.

Iteris Awarded Contract For LA Metro Bus Signal Priority System

Iteris Awarded Contract For LA Metro Bus Signal Priority System

Iteris has been awarded a 6.8M subcontract to upgrade and expand LA Metro's vehicle-to-infrastructure connected bus signal priority system.

BYD Drives a Decade of Evolving eBus Electrification

BYD Drives a Decade of Evolving eBus Electrification

It is just over a decade since BYD accomplished a ‘world-first’ when its pure-electric bus fleet first entered commercial operation.

Bus Supplier News

Ticketer: Preparing for the 3G Sunset

Ticketer: Preparing for the 3G Sunset

Ticketer explains how the switch from the 3G to 4G and 5G networks impact the industry and how operators can start to prepare.

Valeo Named as CES 2022 Innovation Awards Honoree

Valeo Named as CES 2022 Innovation Awards Honoree

Valeo has been named a CES 2022 Innovation Awards Honoree for its UV Air Purifier, a powerful sterilization system for bus and coach cabins.

NEXCOM’s Compact ATC 3530 Brings IP67 Protection to In-Vehicle AI Edge Computing

NEXCOM’s Compact ATC 3530 Brings IP67 Protection to In-Vehicle ...

The NEXCOM ATC 3530 harnesses the power of NVIDIA® Jetson Xavier™ NX by combining in-vehicle functionality with AI-aided recognition computing

Pfaff Verkehrstechnik Supply Adjustable Roof Working Platforms for Buses

Pfaff Verkehrstechnik Supply Adjustable Roof Working Platforms fo...

Pfaff Verkehrstechnik is expanding its product portfolio to include adjustable roof working platforms for buses to help with maintenance.

Ticketer: Onboard with Nik Smit

Ticketer: Onboard with Nik Smit

As Ticketer’s Head of Software, Nik Smit, starts a new adventure, Ticketer asks how technology can play a big part in public transport.

Bluebird Coaches Upgrades Column Lifts with Totalkare

Bluebird Coaches Upgrades Column Lifts with Totalkare

Bluebird Coaches upgrades its vehicle lifting equipment with a brand-new set of flexible mobile column lifts from Totalkare.

TSL-ESCHA: New Colours and New Logo

TSL-ESCHA: New Colours and New Logo

TSL-ESCHA is turning blue and has unveiled a new logo, celebrating becoming part of MAFELEC TEAM in November 2021.

NEXCOM Railway In-Vehicle Prized with Taiwan Excellence Awards

NEXCOM Railway In-Vehicle Prized with Taiwan Excellence Awards

Three awards have been obtained by NEXCOM during the 30th Taiwan Excellence Awards for transportation in-vehicle computer products.

Tisséo, Flowbird and CIC Deploy Open Payments in Toulouse

Tisséo, Flowbird and CIC Deploy Open Payments in Toulouse

Tisséo Collectivités has chosen Flowbird’s Open Payments solution to enhance the travel experience for users on the multimodal network.

XCHARGE Facilitates Carbon Neutral European Public Transport

XCHARGE Facilitates Carbon Neutral European Public Transport

XCHARGE has delivered 30 units of 120kW C6EU chargers with its e-bus charging management system to EMT Madrid.

C & G Coach Services Takes Totalkare Mobile Brake Tester

C & G Coach Services Takes Totalkare Mobile Brake Tester

C & G Coach Services has increased its in-house maintenance capabilities by investing in mobile brake testing equipment from Totalkare.

Solutions Designed by Flowbird Win Innovation and Digital Mobility Award

Solutions Designed by Flowbird Win Innovation and Digital Mobilit...

Open Payment solutions, designed and deployed by Flowbird, won both the Innovation and Digital Mobility Prize at the 2021 Mobility Awards.

COMECA Supports Smart Charging for Electric Buses in Strasbourg Area

COMECA Supports Smart Charging for Electric Buses in Strasbourg A...

COMECA is supporting the energy transition of public transport in the Strasbourg district with smart charging for electric buses.

Electric Buses to Debut in Zduńska Wola

Electric Buses to Debut in Zduńska Wola

The town of Zduńska Wola has taken its first step on the track towards e-mobility with an order for four Solaris Urbino 12 electric buses.

De Lijn and VDL Celebrate a Milestone with a New Delivery

De Lijn and VDL Celebrate a Milestone with a New Delivery

The long-standing cooperation between VDL Bus & Coach and the Flemish public transport company De Lijn has reached a new milestone.

Golden Dragon ASTAR Mini-Buses Provide Last Mile Travel

Golden Dragon ASTAR Mini-Buses Provide Last Mile Travel

Golden Dragon's ASTAR electric buses work on 12 mini-bus routes across Fuzhou, providing last mile travel conveniences for passengers.

Bus Fleet

183 Zero-Emission Solaris Buses to Go to Oslo

183 Zero-Emission Solaris Buses to Go to Oslo

Unibuss AS has again opted for Solaris with a contract for the delivery of 183 Solaris Urbino 18 electric buses to Oslo.

Van Hool Builds 21 Battery-Electric Trambuses for Malmö, Sweden

Van Hool Builds 21 Battery-Electric Trambuses for Malmö, Sweden

Van Hool has concluded a contract with Nobina for the delivery of 21 battery-electric 24-meter articulated trambuses of the Exqui.City model.

Opibus Introduces the First Electric Bus Designed and Developed in Africa

Opibus Introduces the First Electric Bus Designed and Developed i...

Opibus has introduced Kenya's first all-electric bus, which is the first electric bus to have been designed and developed in Africa.

Universal Coach Line Orders First J4500 CHARGE Coach in Canada from MCI

Universal Coach Line Orders First J4500 CHARGE Coach in Canada fr...

Motor Coach Industries (MCI) has received a new order from Universal Coach Line for one battery-electric, forty-five- foot MCI J4500 CHARGE™ coach.

Moscow to Buy an Additional 500 Electric Buses in 2022

Moscow to Buy an Additional 500 Electric Buses in 2022

The Government of Moscow plans to buy an additional 500 electric buses in 2022 to add to their current fleet of 1000 electric public buses.

The First Škoda E’CITY Electric Bus Is Running in Prague with Passengers

The First Škoda E’CITY Electric Bus Is Running in Prague w...

On Monday, the new Škoda E'CITY electric bus from the Škoda Transportation Group went on its first test drive with passengers in Prague.

Cardiff Bus Launches New Zero-Emission Electric Buses

Cardiff Bus Launches New Zero-Emission Electric Buses

Cardiff Bus has launched a new fleet of 36 Yutong E12 zero-emission electric buses that will contribute towards reducing air pollution. 

Ebusco Secures New Order in Munich

Ebusco Secures New Order in Munich

Ebusco has received a follow on order from Munich's Stadtwerke München, consisting of 14 Ebusco 2.2 18-metre buses.

Moscow Tests First Russian-Made Articulated Electric Bus

Moscow Tests First Russian-Made Articulated Electric Bus

Mosgortrans has begun test runs of Moscow's first articulated electric bus to run on routes with high passenger traffic.

BYD Drives a Decade of Evolving eBus Electrification

BYD Drives a Decade of Evolving eBus Electrification

It is just over a decade since BYD accomplished a ‘world-first’ when its pure-electric bus fleet first entered commercial operation.

150 Karsan Atak and Jest+ Buses Delivered to Ukraine

150 Karsan Atak and Jest+ Buses Delivered to Ukraine

Recently, Karsan delivered 150 buses to Ukraine's Kharkiv Municipality, the first delivery of a giant order for 500 vehicles.

Mountain Line Celebrates Clean Air Month with 40% Electric Fleet

Mountain Line Celebrates Clean Air Month with 40% Electric Fleet

Mountain Line has announced that 40% of their bus fleet is now battery electric, coinciding with the agency’s celebration of Clean Air Month.

BYD J6 Runs on Japan’s First All-Electric Public Transit Loop Line

BYD J6 Runs on Japan’s First All-Electric Public Transit Loop L...

BYD, Keihan Bus Co., and Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc. have put 4 BYD J6 electric buses into service on Japan’s first all-electric public transit loop.

565 Buses from Ashok Leyland Will Be Delivered to Bangalore’s BMTC

565 Buses from Ashok Leyland Will Be Delivered to Bangalore’...

Ashok Leyland has commenced delivery of its latest state of the art BS VI diesel 75 buses to the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC).

CALSTART Reports 27% Growth in Zero-Emission Buses in US

CALSTART Reports 27% Growth in Zero-Emission Buses in US

CALSTART has published its annual inventory of zero-emission buses in the US, revealing an increase of 27% since 2020.

ADL Begins Deliveries of Berlin’s Next Generation of Double Deck Buses

ADL Begins Deliveries of Berlin’s Next Generation of Double Dec...

Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL), has delivered first series-production Enviro500 buses for Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG) of Berlin.

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For Workshop Equipment, It’s Totalkare!

Totalkare is an organisation focused on providing equipment and services for commercial vehicle workshops providing test solutions.

Bus Infrastructure

Willmott Dixon Construction Wins Contract for Stockport Interchange

Willmott Dixon Construction Wins Contract for Stockport Interchan...

Willmott Dixon Construction has been awarded the contract to transform Stockport's bus station into a modern transport interchange.

Iteris Awarded Contract For LA Metro Bus Signal Priority System

Iteris Awarded Contract For LA Metro Bus Signal Priority System

Iteris has been awarded a 6.8M subcontract to upgrade and expand LA Metro's vehicle-to-infrastructure connected bus signal priority system.

Construction Begins for British Columbia Transit Improvements

Construction Begins for British Columbia Transit Improvements

Construction has began on upgrading British Columbia's Highway 99 to improve transit reliability as part of the Highway 99 Tunnel Program.

RTD Completes Improvement Project for Denver Bus Routes

RTD Completes Improvement Project for Denver Bus Routes

RTD has completed their Improvement Project along the Colfax corridor, providing transit signal priority and upgrades to bus shelters.

Kempower to Deliver Fast Charging Technology to Keolis in Gothenburg

Kempower to Deliver Fast Charging Technology to Keolis in Gothenb...

Kempower has been chosen to deliver electric bus fleet fast charging solutions to Keolis in Gothenburg, Sweden.

TransLink to Install Braille Signage at All Vancouver Bus Stops

TransLink to Install Braille Signage at All Vancouver Bus Stops

TransLink has committed to equipping 8,400 Metro Vancouver bus stops with braille signage to assist blind and partially sighted customers. 

MTA to Redevelop Jamaica Bus Depot for All-Electric Bus Fleet

MTA to Redevelop Jamaica Bus Depot for All-Electric Bus Fleet

The MTA have announced plans to redevelop the Jamaica Bus Depot in Queens to enable a zero-emissions fleet of up to 60 electric buses.

METRO Purple Line Receives Federal Approval in Twin Cities

METRO Purple Line Receives Federal Approval in Twin Cities

Federal approval has been given on METRO's 15-mile Purple line, which will operate with electric buses in dedicated transit lanes.

Dedicated Bus Lanes and Transit-Signal Priority to Serve Riders in the Bronx

Dedicated Bus Lanes and Transit-Signal Priority to Serve Riders i...

New bus lanes and transit-signal priority are now operating in Soundview, South Bronx to give priority to MTA buses.

U.S. DoT Announces Funding for Bus Maintenance Facility and Electric Bus Infrastructure in Napa Valley

U.S. DoT Announces Funding for Bus Maintenance Facility and Elect...

The U.S DoT has provided Napa Valley Transportation Authority with a $19.92 million loan for the Vine Bus Maintenance Facility Project.

Arriva Opens New Low-Carbon Madrid Base

Arriva Opens New Low-Carbon Madrid Base

Arriva Madrid has this week officially opened its new combined headquarters and bus depot facility in Madrid, Spain.

London Borough of Croydon to Benefit from New High-Tech Bus Shelters

London Borough of Croydon to Benefit from New High-Tech Bus Shelt...

Croydon’s bus shelters will soon be replaced and upgraded with digital screens and state-of-the-art technology.

Siemens Charging Infrastructure Will Power Electric Buses in Australia

Siemens Charging Infrastructure Will Power Electric Buses in Aust...

Custom Denning has selected Siemens’ electric bus charging stations and digital depot management solution for its fleet of electric buses.

Metro (WMATA) Announces First All-Electric Bus Garage

Metro (WMATA) Announces First All-Electric Bus Garage

Metro will build its first all-electric bus garage, with infrastructure and equipment needed to run 100% electric vehicles, at the Northern Bus Garage.

NJ TRANSIT Unveils First Solar Powered Bus Shelter

NJ TRANSIT Unveils First Solar Powered Bus Shelter

NJ TRANSIT has unveiled a new state-of-the art solar panel bus shelter in Cherry Hill, the first of its kind for the agency. 

Bromsgrove to Get ‘UK’s Most Sustainable Bus Shelters’

Bromsgrove to Get ‘UK’s Most Sustainable Bus Shelters’

Worcestershire County Council is installing new pioneering, sustainable bus shelters in Bromsgrove to support green transportation.

All the Latest News

183 Zero-Emission Solaris Buses to Go to Oslo

183 Zero-Emission Solaris Buses to Go to Oslo

Unibuss AS has again opted for Solaris with a contract for the delivery of 183 Solaris Urbino 18 electric buses to Oslo.

Van Hool Builds 21 Battery-Electric Trambuses for Malmö, Sweden

Van Hool Builds 21 Battery-Electric Trambuses for Malmö, Sweden

Van Hool has concluded a contract with Nobina for the delivery of 21 battery-electric 24-meter articulated trambuses of the Exqui.City model.

Opibus Introduces the First Electric Bus Designed and Developed in Africa

Opibus Introduces the First Electric Bus Designed and Developed i...

Opibus has introduced Kenya's first all-electric bus, which is the first electric bus to have been designed and developed in Africa.

Prototype Electric Passenger Bus Is Being Tested at Vilnius Airport

Prototype Electric Passenger Bus Is Being Tested at Vilnius Airpo...

A prototype electric bus developed and manufactured in Lithuania is being tested for passenger transportation at Vilnius Airport.

Universal Coach Line Orders First J4500 CHARGE Coach in Canada from MCI

Universal Coach Line Orders First J4500 CHARGE Coach in Canada fr...

Motor Coach Industries (MCI) has received a new order from Universal Coach Line for one battery-electric, forty-five- foot MCI J4500 CHARGE™ coach.

Moscow to Buy an Additional 500 Electric Buses in 2022

Moscow to Buy an Additional 500 Electric Buses in 2022

The Government of Moscow plans to buy an additional 500 electric buses in 2022 to add to their current fleet of 1000 electric public buses.

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Council Formed in the US

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Council Formed in the US

The Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Council formally launched in the US to promote hydrogen fuel cell-electric buses in public transit. 

The First Škoda E’CITY Electric Bus Is Running in Prague with Passengers

The First Škoda E’CITY Electric Bus Is Running in Prague w...

On Monday, the new Škoda E'CITY electric bus from the Škoda Transportation Group went on its first test drive with passengers in Prague.

Willmott Dixon Construction Wins Contract for Stockport Interchange

Willmott Dixon Construction Wins Contract for Stockport Interchan...

Willmott Dixon Construction has been awarded the contract to transform Stockport's bus station into a modern transport interchange.

Cardiff Bus Launches New Zero-Emission Electric Buses

Cardiff Bus Launches New Zero-Emission Electric Buses

Cardiff Bus has launched a new fleet of 36 Yutong E12 zero-emission electric buses that will contribute towards reducing air pollution. 

BC Transit to Install NextRide Bus Location Technology

BC Transit to Install NextRide Bus Location Technology

BC Transit will install real-time location technology on buses throughout the province as part of the agency's NextRide initiative.

Ebusco Secures New Order in Munich

Ebusco Secures New Order in Munich

Ebusco has received a follow on order from Munich's Stadtwerke München, consisting of 14 Ebusco 2.2 18-metre buses.

GreenPower to Manufacture Electric School Buses in West Virginia

GreenPower to Manufacture Electric School Buses in West Virginia

GreenPower are set to open a manufacturing facility in West Virginia to produce zero-emission, all-electric school buses.

Moscow Tests First Russian-Made Articulated Electric Bus

Moscow Tests First Russian-Made Articulated Electric Bus

Mosgortrans has begun test runs of Moscow's first articulated electric bus to run on routes with high passenger traffic.

Iteris Awarded Contract For LA Metro Bus Signal Priority System

Iteris Awarded Contract For LA Metro Bus Signal Priority System

Iteris has been awarded a 6.8M subcontract to upgrade and expand LA Metro's vehicle-to-infrastructure connected bus signal priority system.

BYD Drives a Decade of Evolving eBus Electrification

BYD Drives a Decade of Evolving eBus Electrification

It is just over a decade since BYD accomplished a ‘world-first’ when its pure-electric bus fleet first entered commercial operation.

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