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Published on March 7th, 2015 | by Christopher DeMorro

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Proterra Unveils 180-Mile Electric Bus

March 7th, 2015 by  


Editor’s Note: There are just a few players in the electric bus market right now. The two big ones, from what I’ve seen, are BYD and Proterra. BYD just recently unveiled a 200-mile electric bus and the largest battery-electric bus in the world, and Proterra has answered with its own 180-mile electric bus (which, of course, must have been in the works long before the BYD announcements). Here’s more from Chris (reposted from EV Obsession) on the news:

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There’s a battle ongoing in the world of electric buses, and the latest salvo comes from the Proterra camp, which has just announced its new TerraVolt XR extended-range electric bus. Offering up to 180 miles of driving on a single charge, the new Proterra TerraVolt XR electric bus will offer municipalities yet another option when it…


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