Scania at UITP 2009
Innovative hybrid bus concept from Scania improves fuel-efficiency by 25 percent. The use of ethanol will reduce net carbon dioxide emissions by up to 90 percent.
Scania is starting extensive operational trials of a unique hybrid-electric powertrain designed to improve fuel economy and emissions by at least 25 percent.
Fuelled by ethanol, fossil CO2 emissions to atmosphere are cut by up to 90 percent compared to diesel. All parts used, including the energy storage modules, have a design life of 10-15 years.