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Interview: Volvo sees electric future in city transport

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Friday, 04 August 2017

The Swedish automaker’s 7900 electric bus is due to hit the UK roads next year, as London and other European capitals strive to rein in pollution and improve city landscapes. Amid targets to improve air quality, Volvo is banking on electro-mobility to drive new business.

As major cities seek to curb air pollution and improve the viability of their transport systems, public transport is unmistakably heading towards electro-mobility, and buses are at the forefront of the upgrade.

France and the UK both announced in recent weeks that sales of combustion engine vehicles (ICEs) – your...

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