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London to Trial Wireless Recharging Diesel Plug-In Hybrid Buses via @ECarsReport

London to Trial Wireless Recharging Diesel Plug-In Hybrid Buses via @ECarsReport

TfL has announced that it is to trial innovative technology that will enable diesel plug-in hybrid buses to wirelessly charge their batteries while they wait at bus stands. The wireless charging technology will be trialled on up to four range-extended diesel electric hybrid buses in east London from next year. The specially built hybrid double deck buses will operate on route 69 between CanningTown and Walthamstow bus stations. The Alexander Dennis Enviro400H E400 buses will be fitted with special technology enabling on-board batteries to receive a charge boost at bus stands at either end of the route. 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 bus...

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