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Scaling public bus transport

Scaling public bus transport

Scaling public bus transport is necessary for sustainable development goals. Story by Team CV The impact of lockdown due to Covid-19 pandemic has been severe in the case of public bus transport in India. From March 2020 to July 2020, the revenue generation ability of public bus transport organisations was most affected. When operations resumed at the end of July[Read More…]

by March 12, 2021 SMART TRANSPORT
BEST inducts 26 Tata Ultra Urban e-buses

BEST inducts 26 Tata Ultra Urban e-buses

Tata Motors, India’s largest commercial vehicle manufacturer, today strengthens its relation with Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) and delivers 26 state-of-the-art electric buses. The delivery marks the commencement of the first ever Gross Cost Contract (GCC) electric bus service to BEST. The buses are delivered as a part of the larger order of 340 electric buses from BEST under[Read More…]

by December 4, 2020 News
Re-energising the bus ecosystem

Re-energising the bus ecosystem

A recent webinar organised by Busworld India saw experts discuss measures to re-energise the bus ecosystem Story by Deven Lad After a compulsory leave of a little over two months, the bus industry in India has begun to shift gears. It is doing so amid numerous difficulties, the most acute being the need for working capital and a reduction in[Read More…]

by July 24, 2020 smart transport, Uncategorized

BEST to acquire electric buses

Mumbai’s Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) is looking at acquiring electric buses to replace some of its aging and dilapidated fleet of city buses. Industry sources claim that five electric buses would be added to the BEST bus fleet under a central government scheme. Stress would be on Lithium-ion batteries, which when once charged, would provide a range of[Read More…]

by May 31, 2016 Domestic, News