Bus

BusCon to feature 4 electric vehicles, panel session

Posted on August 22, 2013

View four of the latest models of electric buses at BusCon this September.

Attendees will have the opportunity to speak directly with exhibitors like Complete Coach Works (CCW), Phoenix Motorcars, Proterra and BYD Motors Inc. about their cutting-edge products and explore how electric vehicle technology can boost your operation’s sustainability efforts.

Also, be sure not to miss the “Electric Buses Are Here to Stay,” panel session, moderated by Michael Lewis of the Center for Electromechanics – University of Texas at Austin, and anchored by Alex Lee of Phoenix Motor Cars, Macy Neshati of CCW, Brendan Riley of BYD America and Ian Shackleton of Proterra.

The session will discuss the ever-changing technological revolution in the electric bus market and will review the pros and cons of integrating the electric bus into your business. Session open to full conference pass and full exhibitor pass holders only starting at 9:45am in Room 305 on Tuesday, Sept. 10.

To view the latest list of exhibitors, click here.

RELATED: "All aboard the party bus…"

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

Bridj to launch D.C. service

While Founder Matt George is interested in connecting Capitol Hill, K Street and Dupont Circle, it’s not yet clear if those will be the neighborhoods Bridj starts with. The start-up is encouraging interested customers to request specific routes on its website

New Flyer wins N.Y. CNG bus contract

The contract for 110 XN40 buses contains a firm order for 52 buses with options for an additional 58 buses and is valued at approximately $53 million dollars.

CCW to provide Iowa with rebuilt artics

Des Moines Area Regional Transit's 60-foot low floor articulated buses will replace high-floor buses and include newly installed ramps, remanufactured power trains, transmissions, engines and brakes. It will also be equipped with two ADA compliant wheelchair lifts.

Texas' Capital Metro adds real-time information to bus fleet

The agency rolled out real-time data on MetroRapid and MetroRail last year, receiving strong positive feedback from customers.

AC Transit piloting Alexander Dennis double-deck bus

The 80-seat coach, offering its riders comfy excursions with spectacular views — particularly to and from San Francisco — made its first cruise on the Line U, from Fremont to Stanford University, before being deployed on other daily routes.

See More News

Post a Comment

Post Comment

Comments (0)

Please sign in or register to .    Close