Beijing Will Have 10,000 Electric Buses In Three Years

- Aug 10, 2017-

Xinhua Beijing on August 2 (JiNingDing static) the reporter learns 2 from Beijing bus group, Beijing will intensify of pure electric bus, on the basis of more than 1000 cars, strive to 10000 vehicles by 2020 pure electric bus.

According to the introduction, Beijing bus group will strive to increase the proportion of pure electric buses to about 60% by 2020 from the current 10%, according to the Beijing clean air action plan.

Recently, the 873 road and 920 road of yanqing district in Beijing have turned 50 pure electric buses into the first batch of new energy bus lines in yanqing district.The electric-powered electric car will be able to complete a full vehicle charge in just 20 minutes, with a range of 80km.It is estimated that the two lines can deliver about 3.45 million passengers a year and reduce carbon dioxide emissions by more than 1,600 tons.

The electric buses are divided into 30 single-storey vehicles and 70 two-storey vehicles.The two lines cover the main area of yanqing, which also radiates the main activity areas of the Beijing winter Olympics and the expo.