Quiet and Clean Tel Aviv Launches Its First Electric Bus

Dan bus cooperative tests prospect of replacing much of its fleet with electric vehicles by launching a battery-powered bus along its route No. 5.

Aside from its bright orange color, the new electric bus looks very much like any other bus. An urban bus with a low floor, it is 12 meters long. A large number of batteries are on the roof, under the back seats and under the front wheels; the batteries give the bus a traveling range of 250 kilometers, which means that the bus can travel an entire day without any need for a battery...