IRIZAR E-MOBILITY TO SUPPLY 14 ZERO-EMISSION BUSES TO GENOA
For the renewal of its bus fleet operator AMT Genoa in Italy has acquired 14 Irizar ie bus from 10.8m long electric zero-emission buses and their charging facilities. The Irizar brand will start operating the streets of Genoa from August 2020.
According to Irizar the ie bus has on-board battery with energy of 350 kWh, which gives the bus an autonomous range of 220km. The batteries are also Irizar’s own technology and conform to the latest European regulations R100.v2, R10.v5 and UN38.3 on electrical, thermal and mechanical safety. The vehicles are charged overnight with 9 interoperable chargers with Combo 2 connectors, also developed and manufactured by the Irizar Group.The ie bus has 3 doors, 20 seats, 1 driver's seat, 1 wheelchair/pushchair area and a capacity for 81 passengers.
Recently Irizar invested in the largest photovoltaic solar farm in the Basque Country (Spain) and the energy generated in this farm supplies the Irizar e-mobility facility.