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National Express West Midlands takes its buses on a journey to clean air compliance

National Express electric bus Published: 1st Dec 2020

National Express West Midlands has outlined the three steps it has taken on its bus journey to clean air compliance.

Ahead of Birmingham's Clean Air Zone going live on 1 June 2021, National Express has confirmed its fleet will meet the relevant emission standards following steps to improve its efficiency.

The bus operator took a three-pronged approach which comprised:

  • Retrofitting existing vehicles to a Euro 6 Diesel standard
  • Purchasing new vehicles of Euro 6 Diesel standard
  • Introducing electric buses

You can see more about the steps that National Express has taken and the benefits and reaction to it by watching a short video.

Watch the video on our YouTube channel