Volvo Buses and the Public Transport Authority of Western Australia partner on electric transport

The new agreement will bring Volvo’s first-ever electric buses to Australia and help drive down emissions from the transport sector

Government offers £50m to create UK’s first all-electric bus town

Local authorities in England, outside London, are being invited to bid for funding to replace an entire city or town’s bus fleet to fully electric vehicles

EU bank provides €27.5m for electric and natural gas buses in Spain

It will support the modernisation of Grupo Ruiz’s fleet with the rollout of more than 170 cleaner buses

New £48m grant to put bus emissions into reverse gear

The funding will support the roll out of 263 new greener buses, taking the total number to 540

Sadiq Khan announces new Low Emission Bus Zones in London

They are expected to be in place by the end of 2019

Plans rolled out to deploy 2,000 hydrogen buses in China

Shandong Heavy Industry has announced it aims to promote hydrogen mobility across the Shandong Province

Fleet of low-emission buses rolled out in Kathmandu

They have replaced old and polluting microbuses and three wheelers and will be used on a pilot route

UK councils win £40m to drive down bus emissions

They will retrofit buses with technology to reduce tailpipe emissions of nitrogen dioxide

Birmingham announces hydrogen bus fleet

Birmingham plans to introduce a new fleet of £500,000 zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell buses. The £13.4 million scheme will see 22 of the clean buses running on key routes through the city, as well as the installation of hydrogen refuelling facilities at Tyseley Energy Park. Birmingham City Council says as well as being better for […]

‘Soot-free’ buses planned for 20 megacities

Four vehicle manufacturers are help cities adopt bus fleets equipped with “soot-free” technologies to tackle air pollution. BYD, Cummins, Scania and Volvo Buses have pledged to ensure soot-free engine technology is available for purchase in 20 megacities next year, including Bangkok, Dhaka, Istanbul, Jakarta, Sao Paulo and Sydney. Soot-free technology is any engine that meets […]