Volvo Buses officially launches the all-new plug-in Electric Hybrid bus

Green Car Congress

The plug-in hybrid drive reduces diesel fuel consumption and carbon dioxide emissions by up to 75%, compared to a conventional diesel bus. Total energy consumption is reduced by 60%. The difference lies in a more powerful electric motor, increased energy storage and equipment for overhead conductive opportunity charging. Diesel engine. ESS (Electrical Storage System). The diesel engine and electric motor then propel the vehicle together.

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