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Gothenburg gets buses of the future

Published måndag 17 juni 2013 kl 14.19
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An electric bus in Gothenburg, Photo: Daniela Bergek/Sveriges Radio
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Photo: Adam Ihse/Scanpix

Silent, emission-free electric buses will be a reality in Sweden’s second largest city Gothenburg by 2015.

The new buses will ply a route between two Gothenburg Science Parks and will be powered by renewable electricity.

"This is a whole new way of travelling and offers public transport the possibility to contribute to a more pleasant urban environment," says Volvo head Olof Persson in a statement.

On board the buses, passengers will have access to new technology, and at least one of the stops will be indoors.

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