Although the procurement costs of electric buses and buses using alternative fuel technologies have significantly lowered in the last years, the high upfront costs and the charging infrastructure remain an important challenge for bus operators with little access to financing options. Therefore, alternative ownership models are needed that help to overcome the high expenses in the beginning. This report by C40 analyzes and evaluates several options for operational models that are currently being used in Latin American cities.
Name of the Document: Accelarating a market transition in Latin America: New business models for electric bus deployment
99 Pages | Language: English