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Philadelphia exercises options for additional New Flyer 115 hybrid-electric buses

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Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority’s fleet will be 95% composed of hybrids New Flyer of America, a US subsidiary of NFI Group Inc. (NFI), the largest bus manufacturer in North America, is advancing fourth-year production of 115 Xcelsior forty-foot diesel-electric hybrid, heavy-duty transit buses for the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA). …

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Volvo receives order for electric buses from Kungsbacka in Sweden

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Kungsbacka is the fourth Swedish city to buy Volvo’s electric buses Volvo Buses has received an order for three all-electric buses and three hybrid buses from KE’s Bussar in Kungsbacka on Sweden’s west coast. This marks the premiere for electrified buses in the city. KE’s Bussar, which handles most of …

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Volvo to test autonomous electric buses in Singapore

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Volvo’s autonomous bus will be tested at Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University As part of Singapore’s efforts to deploy autonomous vehicles (AVs) to enhance its public transport system, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has partnered up with the Volvo Group. This is Volvo’s first opportunity to develop and test autonomous …

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BYD ADL partnership delivers nine electrics to Stagecoach in Guildford

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The BYD ADL buses will be Guildford’s first electric buses The UK’s leading supplier of electric buses, the BYD ADL partnership, has taken a significant step forward with the delivery of nine 10.8-metre pure electric buses together with charging equipment to Stagecoach South for use on park and ride services …

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Proterra enters Hawaiian Islands with electric bus order from JTB Hawaii

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The three Proterra buses will replace existing diesel-powered vehicles Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, has announced that JTB Hawaii, a provider of travel services in the Hawaiian Islands, has agreed to purchase three 40-foot Proterra Catalyst E2 electric buses and two Proterra 60-kW plug-in chargers. Travel Plaza …

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MBTA leads Boston’s evolution in transit with battery-electric buses from New Flyer

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New Flyer will provide the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority with five of its 60-foot bus electric buses New Flyer of America Inc., the US subsidiary of NFI Group Inc., the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer in North America, has announced that the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) has …

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New Flyer launches new charging and mobility solutions

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New Flyer’s new service will help support its zero-emission buses New Flyer of America Inc. and New Flyer Industries Canada ULC, subsidiaries of NFI Group Inc., the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer, has announced the formation of New Flyer Infrastructure Solutions, a service dedicated to providing safe, reliable, …

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New Flyer renovates Alabama electric bus factory

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New Flyer’s renovated facility has gained an additional 76,000 square feet of space in the renovation New Flyer of America , a US subsidiary of NFI Group, the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer in North America, has cut the ribbon on a US$25-million renovation and expansion of its Anniston, Alabama …

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