Chinese bus manufacturer Golden Dragon has received an order worth RMB 148.6m ($21m) for 100 hydrogen fuel cell buses.
The buses will be delivered over the next year to the customer in Jiashan county, Zhejiang province.
“To promote the commercial operation of fuel cell vehicles, Jiashan country has launched a series of favourable policies. By the end of this year, it aims to build the first fuel cell bus operation line in Zhejiang province,” Golden Dragon explained.
“To ensure the smooth operation of all fuel cell buses, Jiashan county has already been making great efforts in related infrastructure construction. By 2022, it will have three to five hydrogen refilling stations.”
The 100 hydrogen fuel cell buses will be able to drive more than 500km continuously and can be quickly refilled in 10 to 15 minutes.