Intelligent Transport’s Luke Antoniou assesses the state of play in e-mobility and beyond, focusing on the vehicles, infrastructure and policy that will deliver a greener future.
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Ian Warr, Director of Engineering at First Bus, discusses hydrogen buses, influencing the national agenda, and the critical role that customers play.
Arrival will test its new electric bus on First Bus routes in the Autumn later this year as it looks to develop its zero-emissions fleet.
First Bus retrofits 1,000 buses in its UK network to comply with Euro VI emission standards as it seeks to operate a zero-emissions fleet by 2035.
The £3 million in funding from Transport Scotland will aid First's efforts in operating a fully zero emission fleet by 2035.
Janette Bell will join First Bus on 26 October 2020 enabling a handover process to take place between her and Giles Fearnley, who will leave later in the year.
First Bus looks to reduce its exposure in Greater Manchester, announcing the sale of the Bolton bus depot to Rotala, but passengers should see no changes to pricing structures.
As First Bus's Learning at Work Week becomes an annual affair the company is witnessing the benefits of providing engaging workplace opportunities to employees.
A study finds 67 per cent of female adults still believe it is easier for men to be successful in the world of work than it is for women.
First Manchester will continue to operate existing local bus services from the Queens Road site until the sale is completed.
Recent research found that 47 per cent of adults would be more willing to use buses if contactless payments were always accepted.
New Ticketer machines are installed across all 5,800 First Bus vehicles in the UK and First Manchester launches contactless offering.