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There was a time not so long ago when the idea of riding around a city on an electric bus seemed far fetched. While battery electric buses have existed for many many years, they’ve only recently become practical thanks to the increased battery capacity and reliability brought about by modern lithium-ion battery technology.
And with more and more cities around the world making the switch to electric bus power, it’s worth examining why electric buses make such a smart business move for cities around the world — and for their residents too. In case you’re interested too, here’s that promised link to the six cities survey from more than twenty years ago!
(Yes, we know about trolley buses too — but we’re focusing on battery electric for this video!)
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