In Lviv began testing a new tram local production enterprise "Electron". Told this to Lviv Mayor Andriy Sadovy, reports GolosUA.
In order not to cause inconvenience to citizens, electric transport was tested in a silent way street Gorodetsky. In the tram, there were about 20 engineers tested the tram system.
"This is a very big plus. We will be the first city in Ukraine, will show a good trend — to change the old streetcars to new, modern ", — said the mayor of the city.
He added that next year should earn 50% co-financing scheme of the state budget for the purchase of electric vehicles.