Ankara Metropolitan Mayor Mansoor Slow on February 25, "then we will see hopefully electric buses in Ankara street," which introduced the prototype saying tests in Turkey's European standards successfully passed 100 percent converted the first for the domestic electric bus "Series renovating Type Approval Certificate ”Has been received. Yavaş, who announced to the citizens of Başkent on his social media accounts that the certificate was received, said, "We are happy to bring our Ankara to environmentally friendly buses". BELKA, an affiliate of Ankara Metropolitan Municipality, which produces the bus, is preparing to convert 23 EGO buses into electric buses in the first place.
Ankara Metropolitan Municipality affiliate BELKA A.Ş. Produced by converting from diesel buses and successfully passed tests in the EU standards "Turkey's first electric bus converted 100 percent" for the entire process has been completed.
“Old buses were extremely unfavorable for Ankara in terms of both air pollution and fuel consumption. After that, I hope we will see electric buses on the streets of Ankara, ”Ankara Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mansur Yavaş announced that pre-mass production will be made with municipal buses in the first place.
JURISDICTION IN THIS AREA THE FIRST COMPANY IN TURKEY
1994% domestic electric bus produced by transforming an old diesel bus of 100, received "Serial Modification Type Approval Certificate".
BELKA INC. product transformation project and approved manufacturing facility and Turkey were the first jurisdiction company in this area, capital city of the first series of the gospel will go into production Mayor Mansur gave announcing over a slow social media accounts. Slow, "we introduced Turkey's first 100 percent electric buses converted proudly to you. Now we have received the 'Serial Modification Type Approval Certificate' and we will convert our 23 old EGO buses. We are happy to bring our Ankara to environmentally friendly buses, ”he said.
PREPARATIONS FOR THE TRANSFORMATION OF 23 EGO BUSES IN THE FIRST STAGE CONTINUES
While the process of obtaining the certificate continues, the development and update work on the existing prototype bus has also been completed.
BELKA management announced that the preparations for pre-mass production to be started on 23 EGO buses in the first place, after the approval certificate is received, are ongoing.
ENVIRONMENTAL, ECONOMIC AND QUIET
The 3 percent electric bus, which is converted by BELKA to the cost of 1/100 of the zero electric bus cost, has the ability to pay for itself in 3,5 years with only fuel difference.
After the conversion process, the buses, which have a lifespan of 15 years and provide fuel savings of nearly 80 percent, are silent and environmentally friendly, and can travel approximately 3 to 4 kilometers with a charge of 300-400 hours with night charging.