Electric Vehicles »
As car numbers continue to rise, the pressure on urban space and the deterioration of the local air quality become more and more a problem, which the cities are faced with. Another project is : “Electric Bus for Passengers “, designed as a modern transport service developed especially for delimited spaces, such as fairs and exhibitions. The project started with ROMEXPO - Romanian biggest exhibition organizer as partner, beneficiar and co-financial agent, interested in developing an ecologic alternative for transport passengers inside fairs campus.
RATB - the main transport operator from Bucuresti, is another partner in the project, wishing to study the possibility of implementing electric urban transport.
With this project, Icpe presented at the București International Technical Fair (TIB-2006), an electric bus, with the following main technical characteristics:
- D.C. permanent magnet motor, 15 kW / 2000 rpm
- Supply voltage: 168 V DC (14 lead acid VRLA batteries, 12V/120 Ah each)
- Electronic converter
- Regenerative breaking
- Top speed: 25-30 km/h
- Payload: 12 persons (1000 kg)
- Range: 60 km (2 hours at top speed / max. payload)