TriMet orders electric buses for Portland

29 Sep 2017

USA: Portland transport agency TriMet has awarded New Flyer of America a contract to supply five battery buses, the manufacturer announced on September 28. The order is being partly financed through a Federal Transit Administration grant.

New Flyer will supply its 12 m Xcelsior model, under a contract that also includes charging hardware. TriMet is partnering with Portland General Electric to purchase and maintain the charging infrastructure.

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