Hybrid Vehicle

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Hybrid Vehicle

A motor vehicle that uses both gasoline and electricity to power the engine. In general, the internal combustion engine is used to charge the electric motor or when the electric motor is idle. Hybrid vehicles have become more popular with increased concern for the environment and alternative energy.
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The vehicle utilises a 32kWh capacity energy storage system, comprising third generation lithium nickel manganese cobalt battery technology, as well as the same components as the latest generation Enviro400H hybrid bus. The battery does not need to be charged externally, avoiding costly infrastructure in depots or at termini.
Green Frog Hybrid Bus Company announced on Facebook Wednesday that it will return to the conductor fare collection system after finding out that over 30-percent of its passengers did not pay its fare.
For the first time on the streets of Sofia, a hybrid bus will be tested.
Each bus costs $779,000, including the charging system, which is $109,000 more expensive than a hybrid bus.
Volvo's new electric hybrid bus, which reduces fuel consumption by 75 per cent compared to conventional diesel buses, will debut at the IAA exhibition in Hannover, Germany, this month.
Volvo's new Electric Hybrid bus, which reduces fuel consumption by 75% compared to conventional diesel buses, will debut at the IAA exhibition in Hannover, Germany, this month.
VDLA has specialised the lastA year in hybrid bus technologyA to compete for the contract, whoseA value is still unknown.
"DesignLine believes there are abundant opportunities for operational expansion in the Middle East, with potential buyers in the region showing keen interest in our electric and hybrid bus technology," he remarked.
"Western is committed to strong private and public partnerships, as demonstrated by this innovative hybrid bus project, which are fostering research on and development of new technologies," WWU President Bruce Shepard said in a press release.
(Hino) announce that they will provide a fuel-cell hybrid bus for a commercial bus route between central Tokyo and Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport) run by Airport Transport Service Co., Ltd.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's largest car and truck-manufacturing company, Iran-Khodro, is due to unveil the first hybrid bus of the Middle-East in the next 3 months, a company official announced on Sunday.