Super Metro launches first CBD-Kitengela-Kikuyu electric bus – Capital Business

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 15 – Super Metro has unveiled its first fleet of electric bus as the company  transition to clean vehicles.

The bus new bus will ply the Central Business District (CBD)-Kitengela and CBD-Kikuyu routes.

Through BasiGo,  an electronic bus company, the passenger service vehicle (PSV) company has a 25-seater electric bus.

BasiGo seeks to provide environmental-friendly transport solutions on the African continent.

The firm plans to supply more than 15 electric buses to transport saccos in Nairobi. The firm has also partner with Citi Hoppa.

The model acquired by Super Metro is a K6, a 25-seat electric bus, with a 250 kilometer range and less than four hours recharge time.

This comes after the Electronic Sector Association of Kenya (ESAK) signed an MoU with the Association for Electronic Mobility and Development in Africa – a step towards improving the visibility of the transport landscape in Kenya and Africa at large.

There is also an electric company by the name ROAM that has since partnered with Kenya Mpya Sacco with its buses operating along Thika Road.

Jay Ndungu

Jay is a computer scientist and journalist with a passion for the intersection of technology and society. He has a background in computer science, developing a deep understanding of the technical aspects of the industry, including programming languages and software development methodologies. Currently, He writes for Nairobi Times, covering a wide range of topics including technology, politics, sports, and entertainment. With his unique combination of technical knowledge and journalistic experience, Jay brings a unique perspective to the stories he covers, able to explain complex technical concepts in an easy-to-understand manner. His work is dedicated to bridge the gap between technology and society, and to make people more aware of the potential of technology to make the world a better place.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Back to top button
WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By :