Friday, 4 May 2018

China, USA: BYD, Hybrid to develop first hydrogen electric bus

Source: China.org.cn, 4th May 2018

China's leading electric vehicle maker BYD announced Wednesday to team with US Hybrid Corporation to develop a hydrogen fuel cells battery-electric bus. According to a press release of BYD (Build Your Dreams), this bus, the first kind of electric bus using fuel cells technology, will serve Honolulu's Daniel K. Inouye International Airport in Hawaii, one of the busiest airports in the United States with more than 21 million passengers per year. (...) The new bus is being developed as part of Hawaii's Clean Energy Initiative (HCEI) to meet sustainable energy objectives of decreasing dependency on imported oil and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. (...)"

Read more at: http://www.china.org.cn/business/2018-05/04/content_51111664.htm

Image: BYD C9 electric coach. Source: Wikimedia