The China-based electric car and bus manufacturer BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced the delivery of the world’s largest electric bus fleet to the city of Shenzhen in China.
BYD offers a selection of 30 to 60 feet battery-powered buses, which can be equipped with a massive battery pack with a capacity of up to 324 kWh.
Without going in details about the delivery, the company published impressive drone footage of Shenzhen’s new fleet, which highlights its incredible scale.
BYD released the following statement:
“We end our year with the unprecedented delivery of a huge pure electric bus fleet to the city of Shenzhen, making significant headway towards sustainable development, and hoping cities worldwide will follow suit. What a wonderful way to welcome 2016.”
Here’s the video:
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