According to Ankai Bus, pure electric bus manufactured by Ankai was officially into trial operation in Abu Dhabi, the capital of UAE. As part of sustainable transportation plan, this bus was the first pure electric bus running within this area by Abu Dhabi Department of Transportation and would be operated on various routes of city and suburb of Abu Dhabi.
Sayyid Muhammad Hamli, director of Institutional Development Department of Abu Dhabi Department of Transportation told us, “By a series of serious comparison, Ankai electric bus of China is considered as the best suitable choice so far. It is a standard pure electric bus which only needs battery replacement and is of no noise and pollution.” This electric bus would be operated on the route between Abu Dhabi Mall and Marina Shopping Mall for that this route is the busiest and longest route in the city. Thus, this electric bus can be more tested in its adaptability and performance in complicated surroundings.
Ankai Pure Electric Bus in Abu Dhabi
It is Ankai 12m pure electric bus that is into trial operation. This bus can be fully charged using 3 to 4 hours due to the most economical and efficient plug-in charging technology. In addition, it can run 200km with air conditioning. Equipped with pure electric drive, it is of no emission and no pollution. Of more stable start-up and run, this 12m electric bus is comfortable and with low noise. The configuration of low floor makes it convenient for passengers to get on or off the bus.
Abu Dhabi is the classical desert climate with rare rain capacity per year. Its average temperature is above 25 degrees which can be up to 50 degrees in summer. Hence, Ankai pure electric bus is equipped with special electric air conditioning system catering for high temperature and dust climate. This air conditioning system is suitable for desert hot weather and its refrigerating capacity is larger 15% to 20% than usual. Meanwhile, it strengthens heat dissipation performance of electrical cavity to ensure regular function of electrical components. And it improves sand and dust proof process of relative places.
As a new-energy bus manufacturer with the largest operational scale and the most success within pure electric bus industry in China, Ankai Bus gets pilot operated in nearly 30 cities in China and owns the unique National Electric Bus Completed Bus System Integration Engineering Technology Research Center. Ankai has achieved a lot in R&D and market promotion. Ankai electric bus stepping outside China would show our China new-energy bus best performance on the global platform.