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Bogota Gets 470 New Electric Buses, Berlin Gets 90

December 31st, 2020 | by Jennifer Sensiba

Electric bus adoption shows no signs of slowing down. We regularly share stories of transit authorities buying another batch of electric buses, and it's happening all over the world. Most recently, we got some big orders. Berlin, Germany, added 90 electric buses and Bogota, Colombia, added


Milan Getting Another 100 Electric Buses

November 19th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

As you can see from the title of this piece, Milan just placed one of the West's biggest electric bus orders, an order for 100 electric buses from Solaris, which goes on top of 40 electric buses put into service last year


13 More Electric Bus Stories

September 2nd, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

There have been quite a lot of electric bus stories lately. We reported on several in August, but there were at least another 13 that we didn't get to. Below are short summaries of each of those. First, though, here are the 8 that we already wrote about


Egged Orders 120 Solaris Urbino 18 Electric Buses

August 28th, 2020 | by Press Release

Over the past weeks Solaris Bus & Coach landed a substantial order — for 120 city buses of the Urbino 18 type. These buses will be handed over to the transport company Egged and they will be used for public transport in Jerusalem


Radom Buys 9 More Electric Solaris Buses!

August 25th, 2020 | by Press Release

Solaris has signed another contract for the delivery of electric buses on the Polish market. The operator Miejskie Przedsiębiorstwo Komunikacji (MPK) in Radom has ordered 9 Solaris Urbino 12 electric with the pertinent charging infrastructure. Worth nearly 28.5 million PLN, the contract will be carried out by mid-July


Sosnowiec Expands Electric Solaris Bus Fleet

August 20th, 2020 | by Press Release

Public transport operator Przedsiębiorstwo Komunikacji Miejskiej (PKM) in Sosnowiec is buying more electric Solaris buses. The contract covers the delivery of 9 solo buses Urbino 12 electric and 5 articulated Urbino 18 electric, including the charging infrastructure


Hamburg Will Get 530 Electric Buses In 2021–2025

August 18th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

The city of Hamburg is one of the first in Europe or the Americas to follow the lead of Chinese cities and switch over 100% to purchasing electric buses, rather than gas, diesel, and natural gas buses. In the coming five years, it plans to get 530 new buses, all 100% electric


Over 150 Solaris Electric Buses Now In Poland

August 13th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor

Solaris delivered its first electric bus in Poland in 2015. Today over 150 of these zero-emission vehicles cruise the streets of 20 Polish cities. Another over 300 vehicles are currently in production or shortly before delivering


7 Bonus Electric Bus & Truck News Stories

June 28th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Following our end-of-month 7 bonus electric car & SUV stories, 5 bonus battery stories, and 7 bonus solar + storage stories, here are 7 bonus electric bus & electric truck stories that we didn't have time to cover as standalone articles but didn't want to skip completely


New Urbino 12 LE Lite Hybrid Bus To Be Introduced By Solaris

October 2nd, 2018 | by Jake Richardson

The new 85-passenger Solaris Urbino 12 LE lite hybrid will be introduced by Solaris October 23-25, 2018 at the 14th International Fair of Public Transport TRANSEXPO in Kielce, Poland. Updated versions of the Solaris Urbino 12 electric and the Solaris Urbino 12 hybrid will be shown too



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