29 Aug '14, 9pm

Volvo 7900 Electric Hybrid Coming -- Cuts Fuel Consumption & CO2 Emissions Up To 75%

Looking at the price of diesel, getting enough chargers built for it to run off electricity basically all the time seems a no brainer. But getting chargers built in a place like where I live would be difficult. We are simply at a more primitive level of development than Sweden. The local council could build them but that would cost money and so that’s not likely to happen. And none of the private bus companies is likely to have the ability to invest in them either. No, we’re probably going to have to get long range electric buses that can be dropped in to replace the diesels as they wear out.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2014/08/29/volvo-launching-7900-...

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