High costs of replacing diesel fleets with “zero” emission buses continues to be a high hurdle. Affordability at a time of outsized deficits, debt and falling ridership continues as a challenge for transit decision makers and their funding partners. A limited range of expensive bus replacement options compounds procurement challenges. Purchase costs, performance and reliability issues plus charging infrastructure cost concerns often lead to postponement or cancellation of important CO2 mitigation plans.
Air Lab’s powertrain technology provides transit operators with a reliable and affordable alternative.