First Bus has signed an order to Alexander Dennis Ltd (ADL) and BYD UK Additional 126 zero emission buses to Glasgow.
This is the largest order for electric buses in Scotland, he understands 91 double decker and 35 single decker buses And all are Partially funded by the Scottish Government.
The BYD ADL partnership took orders from First Bus after the operator’s bid for funding was successful in the latest round of the Scottish Government’s Scottish Ultra-Low Emission Bus program. Using BYD electric drive technology, ADL will assemble buses at its Falkirk factory, to ensure investment benefits to the local economy in the central belt of Scotland.
First bus ha opto copy 91 Double Decker BYD ADL Enviro400EV Buses, Each of which will be 10.8 meters long, I 35 BYD ADL Enviro200EV Single Deck with Length 11.6 m each. These will all be new buses Introduced to the Glasgow City Bus Network until March 2023.
They will join two BYD ADL Enviro200EVs Is working with January 2020 It is on 22 identical single-decker buses ordered in February 2021 The United Nations COP26 will be delivered before the climate summit, bringing the company’s electric bus fleet to 150 vehicles in Scotland’s largest city. Everything will be based on The operator’s Caledonia depot where buses will be recharged during the night.
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