Operational demands as determining factor for electric bus charging infrastructure

R. Beekman, R. Van Den Hoed

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Many cities in Europe have ambitious goals when it comes to making their public transport buses emission free. This article outlines the reasoning behind the choices made in the city of Amsterdam with regards to charging infrastructure for electric buses. Emphasising the importance of operational demands, and taking into consideration relevant context factor for this city in particular, the article provides pointers for cities, public transport operators (PTOs) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) that are considering to introduce emission free public transport by bus.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication6th Hybrid and Electric Vehicles Conference (HEVC 2016)
PublisherInstitution of Engineering and Technology
ISBN (Print)9781510836334
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Event6th Hybrid and Electric Vehicles Conference, HEVC 2016 - London, United Kingdom
Duration: 2 Nov 20163 Nov 2016

Publication series

NameIET Conference Publications


Conference6th Hybrid and Electric Vehicles Conference, HEVC 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom

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