BYD unveils two electric trucks

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BYD unveiled two battery-electric heavy-duty trucks, the Gen3 8TT and 6F. Both trucks use BYD’s lithium iron phosphate batteries. Unveiled at the ACT Expo in Long Beach, Calif., the Gen 3 8TT and 6F feature cabs styled by Wolfgang Josef Egger, the former Audi chief designer.

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BYD sold 68,018 battery-electric buses worldwide 

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BYD sold 68,018 battery-electric buses worldwide . BYD battery-electric buses. BYD has sold 68,018 battery-electric buses. BYD (@BYDCompany) October 6, 2021. . BYD & Levo collaborated for heavy-duty BYD commercial EVs.

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Antelope Valley adds 16 more BYD electric buses to fleet

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Since then, AVTA has put 57 BYD zero-emission buses into revenue service. BYD has also been selected as a vendor for transit buses and motor coaches in statewide contracts for California and New Mexico.

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BYD introducing battery-electric Type D school bus

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BYD is introducing a battery-electric Type D school bus. With length options of 35, 38, and 40 feet, BYD’s Type D battery-electric school bus can seat up to 84 and can be equipped with an ADA liftgate.

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Maryland city deploys BYD electric Class 6 refuse truck

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Hyattsville, Maryland, is deploying a BYD 6R Class 6 electric refuse truck, one of several fully-electric or hybrid vehicles in the City’s fleet, and the first commercially deployed Class 6 refuse truck in the country, according to BYD.

BYD delivers 246 electric buses to Keolis Nederland

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BYD has begun delivery of Europe’s largest single order for electric buses to Keolis Nederland BV, the Dutch subsidiary of global public transport provider, Keolis. The Keolis fleet comprises BYD’s 12-meter and 13-meter eBus models.

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BYD Makes First Ever Delivery of Electric Buses in Ancona, Italy

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BYD eBuses in Italy alone, they have combined, travelled over 7 million kilometres, saving some 7,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions from equivalent diesel-powered vehicles. The post BYD Makes First Ever Delivery of Electric Buses in Ancona, Italy appeared first on EV Obsession.

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Barbados receiving 35 BYD electric buses; first electric bus fleet for public transport in the Caribbean

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BYD delivered the first electric bus fleet for public transport in the Caribbean, opening up an exciting new chapter in the region’s efforts to tackle climate change. The Transport Board partnered with BYD and Megapower Ltd, BYD’s local representative, on the project.

J&M Sanitation deploys two BYD, Amrep electric refuse trucks

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The BYD 8R heavy-duty trucks feature BYD’s proprietary electric propulsion system designed specifically for refuse collection.

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BYD K8M 35' electric bus sets high scoring record in FTA bus reliability test

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BYD announced that its all-new K8M, an innovative 35-foot zero-emission public transit bus, set a high scoring record in the Federal Transit Administration Model Bus Testing Program in Altoona, Pa. —Patrick Duan, BYD North America Senior Vice President.

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BYD, Levo partners for V2G tech on 5k electric fleet vehicles 

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BYD, Levo partners for V2G tech on 5k electric fleet vehicles . Read further to know more about BYD, Levo partners for V2G tech. . The Levo intends to buy around 5,000 medium and heavy-duty V2G-enabled BEVs over five years through the partnership with BYD.

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BYD announces ultra-safe Blade Batteries for its all-electric vehicles 

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BYD announces ultra-safe Blade Batteries for its all-electric vehicles . BYD the world’s leading global EV maker has officially announced that its all-electric vehicles will now come with the company’s ultra-safe Blade Batteries. BYD announces ultra-safe Blade Batteries.

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BYD UK & ADL gets order for 195 electric buses

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Press Release: BYD UK & Alexander Dennis Limited gets order for 195 electric buses. BYD UK and Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) jointly confirmed today that their electric vehicle partnership, the UK’s leading electric bus producer, will deliver the UK’s largest-ever electric bus order.

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Bogotá orders 379 electric buses from BYD

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BYD will provide the Colombian capital of Bogotá with a fleet of 379 pure electric buses, in a deal awarded by the capital’s TransMilenio SA mass transport authority. Globally, BYD buses, taxis and other electric vehicles are present in more than 300 cities, 50 countries and regions.

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BYD wins order for another 406 electric buses in Bogotá, Colombia

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BYD won an order to deliver another 406 battery-electric buses to the Colombian capital of Bogotá, coming shortly after a previous announcement on 17 December of the delivery of the 470 pure electric buses to the city. —Lara Zhang, Regional Director of BYD Latin America.

BYD launches Blade Battery to address battery safety in EVs

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BYD launched the Blade Battery, a development intended to mitigate concerns about battery safety in electric vehicles. The Blade Battery has been developed by BYD over the past several years. He Long, Vice President of BYD and Chairman of FinDreams Battery Co.,

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DHL piloting 4 BYD electric Class 8 trucks in LA

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DHL is piloting four BYD Class 8 battery-electric trucks in the Los Angeles market, just in time for the peak holiday shipping season. Equipped with a comfortable air-ride cab and air suspension, the trucks have more than enough power and torque to operate at 82,000 lbs. combined weight.

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BYD K9MD Selected For San Francisco MTA Pilot Project

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8/4/2021) – A 40-foot battery-electric BYD K9MD bus will hit the streets in a pilot project by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) to evaluate the feasibility of operating an all-electric bus fleet. San Francisco, CALIF.

Nobina Welcomes 76 Units to Helsinki After Receiving 43 BYD eBuses for Turku in June

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BYD, the world’s leading provider of electric buses, has successfully delivered an additional 76 BYD eBuses to major Nordic public transport operator, Nobina, for use in the Finnish capital, Helsinki. Electric Buses Electric Vehicles BYD eBuses Helsinki Nobina

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BYD launched new e-Platform 3.0 for electric vehicles

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BYD launched new e-Platform 3.0 BYD has launched the e-platform 3.0 BYD e-Platform 3.0. BYD e-Platform 3.0. BYD e-Platform 3.0 Also Read: BYD Toyota EV Technology Co launched-operates in May 2020. The post BYD launched new e-Platform 3.0

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BYD electric motor coaches selected for California purchasing contract; available to governmental entities outside CA

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BYD announced that its participation in a California-wide purchasing contract will also allow US transit agencies to leverage California’s purchase power to buy US-built zero-emission BYD battery-electric motor coaches, made by union employees in Lancaster, California.

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EMT MADRID –Order for 20 BYD Electric Buses to follow 45 Deliveries over Previous 12 Months

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For the third time in succession, Madrid’s principal public transport operator, EMT Madrid, has placed a fleet order with the world’s leading electric bus manufacturer, BYD. The order is for 20 new 40-foot BYD electric buses and, when delivered, will take EMT Madrid’s total BYD fleet to 65.

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BYD and Levo partner to deploy up to 5K BEVs in US fleets, integrate V2G technology

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BYD and Levo Mobility, a joint venture of Nuvve Holding Corp., affiliates of Stonepeak Partners LP, and Evolve Transition Infrastructure LP that provides Fleet-as-a-Service (FaaS) solutions enabling fleets to switch to electric vehicles rapidly, will partner to integrate Nuvve’s leading vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology with a mix of BYD battery electric vehicles and plan for joint deployment of up to 5,000 BEVs over the next five years. —BYD Motors President Stella Li.

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Benchmark bumps BYD up to top tier of EV battery manufacturers; 2nd China cell maker on list

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Benchmark Mineral Intelligence has elevated Chinese lithium-ion battery cell and automaker BYD to Benchmark’s top tier EV battery cell manufacturer status joining CATL, Envision AESC, LG Energy Solution, Panasonic, Samsung, and SK Innovation as tier one cell manufacturers.

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BYD Lands Major eBus Order With Bergkvarabuss In Sweden

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Nuvve joint venture announces collab with BYD to integrate V2G tech in up to 5,000 BEVs


EV manufacturer BYD has announced a strategic collaboration with Levo – a joint venture between Fleet as a Service (FaaS) provider Nuvve, and capital investors Stonepeak, and Evolve.

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Tesla rumored to use BYD ‘Blade’ battery days after $25k car speculation swirls


Tesla could use Chinese automotive company BYD’s new, ultra-safe “Blade” battery design in some of its vehicles in 2022. BYD’s Blade battery has been developed for several years, but the automotive entity unveiled the design in March 2020. Credit: BYD.

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Nobina selects 13 BYD eBus electric buses for far-north operation

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BYD, Europe’s leading electric bus manufacturer, received an order for a further 13 eBuses from Nobina—the principal bus operator in Sweden and the Nordic region. BYD 12m battery-electric bus.

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Finland’s First BYD Buses Hit The Road

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Nobina, one of Finland’s and the Nordic region’s principal public transport operators, has taken delivery of 43 50-foot battery-electric buses from BYD, Europe’s and the world’s leading electric bus manufacturer. The post Finland’s First BYD Buses Hit The Road appeared first on EV Obsession.

BYD Deliveries Start Ahead of Schedule in Spain’s Largest Ever eBus Order

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The new 30 BYD eBuses follow 15 deliveries in 2020 The Municipal Transport Company of Madrid, EMT Madrid has today taken the delivery of the 30 eBuses from BYD, ahead of the programmed hand-over schedule in Spain’s largest-ever single order for electric buses.

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Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport adds two BYD electric buses

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Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) has aded two BYD battery-electric buses. Atlanta is one of three airports to purchase BYD buses and has reduced its emissions by 70 metric tons since the launch of its two buses.

Petros Petropoulos Signs for Supply & Service of BYD Battery-Electric Truck Sales in Greece.

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“We selected Petros Petropoulos as our dealership partner for eTrucks in Greece because of their unparalleled experience in automotive-related distribution and manufacturing which spans a remarkable 99 years,” comments Isbrand Ho, Managing Director, BYD Europe.

BYD Celebrates Production Of 100,000th Han


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Antelope Valley Transit Authority Growing Battery-Electric Fleet with 10 K11M 60 Foot BYD Articulated Buses &6 K7M 30-Foot Buses.

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5/6/2021) – BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced that Antelope Valley Transit Authority, a longstanding customer and community partner, is growing its battery-electric fleet with the purchase of 10 K11M 60-foot articulated buses and six K7M 30-foot buses. LOS ANGELES, Calif.

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BYD sets out EV expansion strategy for Europe; Tang SUV heading to Norway first

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BYD Europe outlined an expansion strategy for EVs in Europe, including the trial introduction of electric passenger cars, alongside longer-term plans to bring new BYD LCV and eTruck ranges to the market. Second-generation BYD Tang compact SUV.

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BYD Introduces Electric School Buses


Meet the BYD Type D school bus, available in three length versions

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BYD Introduces Next Generation Electric Trucks At ACT Expo


Meet the BYD 6F Class 6 box truck and BYD Gen 3 8TT Class 8 electric day cab tractor

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Vitol and BYD commit $250M to a new Green Mobility service

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Vitol, the world’s largest independent trader of energy, and BYD, a leading manufacturer of electric vehicles, rechargeable battery and energy storage systems, formed a partnership to provide fleet mobility as a service in select markets worldwide.

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BYD to add another 183 electric buses to Santiago’s fleet

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The Chilean Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications, Gloria Hutt, recently announced a new order for 183 BYD electric buses for the Chilean capital of Santiago, due to arrive in August of this year. The 183 BYD electric buses will join the 100 electric buses that BYD and local partner Enel brought into Santiago last December, giving BYD a dominant share of more than 60% in the capital’s electric bus market.

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BYD secures Europe’s largest single order for electric buses to date: 259 eBuses for Keolis

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BYD has secured the largest single order to date for full battery-electric buses in Europe in a deal with Keolis Nederland BV, the Dutch subsidiary of global public transport provider, Keolis. The landmark order comprises 259 BYD eBuses scheduled for programmed delivery from next summer.

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BYD Launches e-Platform 3.0 with the New Concept Car Ocean-X

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Shenzhen, China – On September 8, BYD officially launched the e-platform 3.0 will help BYD […]. The post BYD Launches e-Platform 3.0 100% Electric Vehicles Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Specific Technologies BYD Ocean-X

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Report: BYD might supply its Blade LFP battery to Tesla, in China

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Chinese automaker BYD might supply its Blade lithium iron phosphate (LFP) battery tech to Tesla for Chinese-market electric cars, according to a report from a local news source.

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BYD Seals the Largest Electric Bus Order in Turin, Italy –50 BYD 40-foot eBuses

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The post BYD Seals the Largest Electric Bus Order in Turin, Italy –50 BYD 40-foot eBuses appeared first on EV Obsession.

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