VOLVO's * India: First hybrid bus
* Maharashtra - Volvo delivers India’s first hybrid bus
-- Volvo Buses India Pvt Ltd, the local arm of the Swedish bus and truck maker delivered the first hybrid bus in India. It’s the first bus maker to commercially deploy the technology in India... The company announced this on the sidelines of Make in India event in Mumbai. The bus has been certified by the Automotive Research Association of India... The company will be delivering a batch of first five buses to Navi Mumbai Municipal Transport Corp in a couple of weeks, said company’s officials at a press meet... The Volvo hybrid solution claims to save at least 30 to 35% fuel and reduce 50% hazardous emissions in actual customer operations...
(Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint) -- Mumbai, MAH, India - Live Mint, by Shally Seth Mohile - 17 Feb 2016