Thursday, December 8, 2022
Newport Transport orders two Yutong U11DD battery electric double deckers

Newport Transport orders two Yutong U11DD ’deckers

Newport Transport has become the first UK customer to commit to the forthcoming Yutong battery-electric double-decker bus, now known as the U11DD. The South...
Mellor Sigma 12 order for Whippet Universal service

Whippet to take Mellor Sigma 12 fleet for Universal route

Whippet is to take delivery of nine Mellor Sigma 12 battery-electric single-deckers for the high-profile Universal service in Cambridge. The buses will enter service...
Stagecoach Alexander Dennis Enviro400

Stagecoach orders 200 Enviro400 diesels for 2023

Stagecoach has ordered 200 Enviro400 double-deckers from Alexander Dennis for its provincial operations in England. They are to be delivered in 2023 and represent...
StreetDeck Electroliner open top fleet coming to Glasgow

Open-top StreetDeck Electroliner fleet for Glasgow

West Coast Motors has ordered 10 open-top Wrightbus StreetDeck Electroliner battery-electric double-deckers for the City Sightseeing Glasgow tour.  With entry into service of the StreetDeck...
Translink zero emisson bus from Wrightbus

Translink orders 100 more ZE buses from Wrightbus

Northern Ireland operator Translink has ordered a further 100 zero-emission buses from Wrightbus. Including associated infrastructure, the work represents a total spend of £88m...
TfGM Enviro400EV order for Bee Network

TfGM orders 50 Enviro400EVs for Bee Network

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has ordered 50 BYD ADL Enviro400 battery-electric double-deckers for its regulated Bee Network that will launch in September 2023. The...
First Glasgow electric bus in Glasgow

BYD ADL and Yutong in First Bus Scotland 74 EV order

First Bus has confirmed receipients of orders for 74 further battery-electric single-deck buses for its remaining fleets in Scotland.  The BYD ADL partnership will build...
Vectare places order for 10 EVM Cityline minibuses

Vectare keeps growing with 10-unit EVM Cityline order

Transport solutions business and operator Vectare has demonstrated its approval of the EVM Cityline low-entry accessible minibus by placing an order for a further...
First Bus orders 193 Wrightbus electrics

First Bus orders 193 Wrightbus battery-electrics

First Bus has placed an order with Wrightbus for 193 battery-electric vehicles as the fruits of successful Zero Emission Bus Regional Areas (ZEBRA) bids...
Wrightbus wins Ireland NTA framework contest for up to 800 buses

Wrightbus wins contest for up to 800 electric DDs in Ireland

The National Transport Authority (NTA) in Ireland has signed a single-supplier framework agreement with Wrightbus that provides for the delivery of up to 800...

Bus modal shift needs holistic policy, report says

Piecemeal interventions will not lead to the significant modal shift to bus that is required if the UK is to meet its net zero...