Ashok Leyland has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with ABB Power Products and Systems India to expand e-mobility ecosystem through electric bus transportation systems in India. Under the MoU, ABB Power Grids’ business in India will be responsible for engineering, installation and commissioning of the TOSA charging system, while Ashok Leyland will have the scope of manufacturing and supplying electric buses compatible with the technology.
The MoU defines the scope of development of a pilot electric bus in which ABB will provide innovative flash-charge technology, TOSA. The innovative technology tops up the battery in just seconds while passengers get on and off the bus. The aim is to provide zero local emission mass public transportation bus system with high passenger capacity.
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