Overcoming The Operational Challenges Of Electric Buses: Lessons Learnt From China
Buses has been at the forefront of vehicle electrification. The launch of “One Thousand Vehicles in Ten Cities” National Energy-efficient and New Energy Vehicles demonstration project in 2009 marked China’s national effort to promote electric buses. Since then, e-buses have outnumbered diesel buses and natural-gas buses, becoming the largest bus fleet. Even so, the operation efficiency of e-buses remains a prominent challenge.