ABB, Nova Bus Collaborate to Enhance Electric Transportation

2017-02-14 - Next-Gen Transportation NGTNews article by Lauren Tyler - February 13, 2017
ABB, an engineering company specializing in automotive energy technologies, and Nova Bus, the North American buses manufacturer and division of Volvo Buses, have announced a new business collaboration that enables the delivery of ABB’s first electric bus opportunity charger in North America.

As reported, this collaboration reflects the desire of Nova Bus to keep investing in climate action by offering charging stations and electrified bus solutions to major cities in the U.S. and Canada.

“Transportation can be one of the biggest contributors to climate change. Supporting Nova Bus with ABB’s innovative charging solution will help to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions,” explains Derek Monk, general manager for ABB in Canada. “We’re thrilled to collaborate with Volvo Buses; it represents a major step in the advancement of electric buses in public transit in North America, and it will be the first ABB electric bus opportunity charging station in the Americas.”

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