Local Transport Today is the authoritative, independent journal for transport decision makers. Analysis, Comment & News on Transport Policy, Planning, Finance and Delivery since 1989.

Trial of hydrogen fleet launched on Birmingham’s bus rapid transit route

Hydrogen Buses

Peter Plisner
17 January 2022
The fleet has been manufactured by Wrightbus
The fleet has been manufactured by Wrightbus

 

The first of 20 hydrogen powered buses have gone into service in Birmingham. The new vehicles have been purchased as part of the city council’s Clean Air Hydrogen Bus Pilot, which looks to ‘kick-start’ the hydrogen market as a viable zero-emission fuel.

The new fleet will run on the first ‘Sprint’ bus rapid transit route between Birmingham and Walsall, which this summer will help take spectators to the Commonwealth Games. In addition to the Hydrogen buses, the...

+85% more

 

Senior Transport Planning & Investment Officer
Birmingham City Council
Birmingham
£28,226 - £35,336
Senior Travel Demand Officer
Birmingham City Council
Birmingham
£28,226 - £35,336
Principal Transport Planning and Investment Officers
Birmingham City Council
Birmingham
£36,371 - £44,624
View all Vacancies
 
Search
 
 
 

TransportXtra is part of Landor LINKS

© 2022 TransportXtra | Landor LINKS Ltd | All Rights Reserved

Subscriptions, Magazines & Online Access Enquires
[Frequently Asked Questions]
Email: subs.ltt@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7959

Shop & Accounts Enquires
Email: accounts@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7855

Advertising Sales & Recruitment Enquires
Email: daniel@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7861

Events & Conference Enquires
Email: conferences@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7865

Press Releases & Editorial Enquires
Email: info@transportxtra.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7875

Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Advertise

Web design london by Brainiac Media 2020