DE LIJN PLACES FIRST BIG ORDER FOR ELEKTRIC BUSES
VDL Bus & Coach has received an order from the Belgian Bus operaror De Lijn. The order involves six fully electric buses. After a short test in Bruges De Lijn decided to order.
The buses will start operating in Antwerp, Gent and Leuven from the end of next year. They have got an action radius of 50 minutes, the batteries need recharging after this period at a busstop.
The Flemish bus operator also ordered 36 hybrid citybudrd which will be supplied by Van Hool.