YUTONG SHIPS 100 FULL ELECTRIC BUSES TO CHILE
Yutong has shipped 100 full electric E12 buses to Chile. The 100-unit order is the largest order for Yutong of new energy buses in the overseas market. It was also Yutong’s first order of new energy buses from Chile and a milestone for China’s bus industry to go abroad.Read article
NEW CONSORTIUM TO STIMULATE LARGE SCALE ROLL OUT OF LNG
A new consortium 'BioLNG EuroNet' announced a commitment to the further expansion of LNG (liquefied natural gas) as a road transport fuel across Europe with new infrastructure that should ensure the long-term success and mass scale adoption. The consortium, comprising Shell, Disa, Scania, Osomo and Iveco will each deliver separate activities. Besides 2,000 more LNG trucks on the road it wants to realize 39 LNG fuelling stations and the construction of a BioLNG production plant in the Netherlands.Read article
IVECO BUS DELIVERS 61 CROSSWAY TO SARDINIAN ARST
Iveco Bus won the call for tenders that it responded to last October, concerning the delivery of 61 Crossway. The tender was launched in July 2017 by the Sardinian transportcompany ARST and covered 61 Crossways in two different versions: 28 units of ten meters long and 33 units of twelve meters long. These vehicles complement a fleet of nearly a thousand units.Read article
RATP EXECUTES FIRST PART OF SOLARIS ORDER FOR 18 ARTICULATED BUSES
In March 2016 French operator RATP and Polish busbuilder Solaris signed a framework agreement to deliver 48 buses over a certain period of time. The contract has a value of 20 million Euro.
Now RATP has ordered the first part of this contract covering 18 Solaris Urbino 18 CNG buses.
FIRST ORDER FOR BYD IN DENMARK
BYD has scored its first order in Denmark. The Danish bus company, Anchersen, placed an order for 27 BYD 12 metre ebuses. With this order BYD expands its footprint in Europe. The 27 buses will go in operation at the end of 2019 in Denmarks capital Kopenhagen.Read article