Just Released: "ABB Pioneers Innovation Excellence to Flash-Charge Electric Bus in Fifteen Seconds"
ABB, a leading power and automation technology company, has developed a new flash-charging system that will power the world's first flash-charging electric bus system, which can carry 135 passengers. It will provide a 15-second charging boost at selected stops. Benefits include reduced emissions and noise pollution, a more attractive urban space, the promotion of renewable energy sources, and less traffic congestion. However, challenges include the high battery cost, range anxiety, and lack of charging infrastructure.