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The future belongs to electric transit buses

"The use of electric transit buses has increased dramatically around the world over the last decade.

Electric transit buses offer many advantages

Electric transit buses emit no pollutants and have lower operating and maintenance costs. Because they have no emissions, the use of electric transit buses can greatly reduce air pollution in urban environments; a major concern in most major cities.

Electric models also offer a smoother and quieter riding experience, which makes them popular with riders. High purchase prices are the main reason electric transit buses are not more widely used. An electric model can be more than twice as expensive as a comparable diesel transit bus.

Read more here: https://www.intelligenttransport.com/transport-articles/24981/future-electric-transit-buses/

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