PUBLIC - MHI to supply 2 electric buses featuring MLIX Li-ion batteries for Kitakyushu City

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will supply two electric buses to serve in a transportation system being planned by the city of Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. The buses—full-size, low-floor models for the city’s regular route network—will operate on MHI’s high-performance “MLIX” lithium-ion rechargeable batteries.In combination with a lighter body enabled by the partial adoption of carbon fiber construction, the new buses will be ...

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