BYD's Lancaster, Calif. event
California Gov. Jerry Brown joined a host of local, state and company officials at the unveiling of BYD’s
BYD's sub-minimum wage charges dropped
manufacturer BYD in October has been withdrawn.
“BYD produced substantial documents to the commissioner's office proving that BYD paid these professionals the equivalent of above the state minimum wage of $8 hour,” said Lanny J. Davis, attorney for BYD. “BYD documents prove that these professionals were
BYD bus completes Altoona Testing
-electric BYD bus.
The BYD Electric Bus successfully completed the Altoona structural integrity testing program in a fast 116 track days with full reports published soon.
“The Altoona staff was professional and accommodating, guiding BYD through the process
BYD's first Calif.-built all-electric bus unveiled
of BYD’s first California-made, all-electric 40-foot rapid transit bus at ceremony held at BYD’s new plant in Lancaster.
L.A. Metro to purchase all-electric buses from BYD
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) board of directors approved a contract with BYD Motors for the manufacture and delivery ...
BYD builds world's biggest electric bus recharging station in China
: Linuxthink via Wikimedia Commons
NANJING, China — BYD, China's leading car manufacturing company, has reportedly built the world's biggest electric bus recharging station that can simultaneously dock 300 buses, China Times reported.
Long Beach Transit, BYD mutually terminate electric bus contract
manufacturer BYD Motors Inc. to build battery-operated electric buses for the transit company. Obtaining financial assistance from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for the $12.1 million project was an essential component of the agreement. The FTA had earlier
BYD electric bus completes 24-hour test
BYD bus is performing better than advertised, according to the company.
AVTA and BYD operators put the electric bus to the test this weekend during a 24-hour marathon ride that looped from Rosamond to Palmdale a total of 18 times
Long Beach Transit to buy BYD all-electric buses
to BYD Motors Inc. a U.S. subsidiary of BYD Co. Ltd., a Chinese firm. The contract, funded mainly with the federal government's Transit Investment for Greenhouse Gas and Energy Reduction program, is considered one of the largest federal grants ever awarded for the deployment of electric buses, according to the Press Telegram.
To read the full story, click
BYD to build electric bus assemby plant in Calif.
NEW YORK — China-based electric vehicle producer BYD will break ground on May 1 for an assembly plant in Lancaster, Calif., to make electric buses for U.S. and Latin American public transportation markets, according to a China Daily report.The operation will be located in a defunct recreational vehicle manufacturing plant on a 13-acre site. For the full story, click