28 Aug '14, 10am

London to trial wireless recharging plug-in hybrid buses New trial will enable buses to mostly

London to trial wireless recharging plug-in hybrid buses New trial will enable buses to mostly

Transport for London (TfL) has announced a new trial of plug-in hybrid buses which will see them wirelessly recharged while they wait at bus stands. Four range-extended diesel electric buses are set to take part in the trial which will launch next year in east London. The specially-built double-decker buses will operate on the route 69 between Caning Town and Walthamstow bus stations. By recharging at either end of the journey it is hoped that the buses will be able to work in electric mode alone for the majority of their operation time, so as to produce zero tailpipe emissions. Wireless charging is considered a more convenient way to quickly recharge buses, than conventional plug-in charging stations. The new Alexander Dennis Enviro400H buses will use inductive charging facilities supplied by IPT Technology – the same firm behind a similar trial in Milton Keynes , where f...

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