Labour Shadow Secretary of State impressed by Wrightbus’ hydrogen-powered bus

Wrightbus’ Ballymena hydrogen-powered bus manufacturing facility has been labelled an “electrifying experience” by the Labour Party’s Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Peter Kyle.

Kyle met Wrightbus’ newly appointed Chief Executive Jean-Marc Gales and was given the opportunity to tour the factory and hear about the technologies used in delivering zero-emission buses, such as the ‘world’s first’ hydrogen double deck bus.

Kyle is Labour MP for Hove, which will utilise 20 of Wrightbus’ hydrogen vehicles for Brighton & Hove buses, for operation on its Metrobus Fastway route 10 serving Crawley, Gatwick Airport and Horley.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

Paywall Asset Header Graphic

To gain access to this article and all our other content, you will need to subscribe to H2 View.

From the latest print editions, to 24/7 online access to exclusive interviews, authoritative columnists and the H2 View news archive, a subscription is the best way for you to stay up to date with developments in the hydrogen community.

Please wait...