The first prototype electric bus NEFAZ, developed with the participation of the company "Liotech" was purchased by the Novosibirsk Chemical Concentrates Plant (JSC "NPCC") for their own use and for more than a month passes trial operation.
It is assumed that in the future Electrobus will be transferred to one of the city routes Novosibirsk. For several months, there has successfully operated trolley with long-term self-contained course on lithium-ion batteries "Liotech." Aside from the obvious environmental Electrobus feature reduced noise and vibration, which provides additional comfort for the driver and passengers, as well as low maintenance. In elektrobusa no internal combustion engine, there is no need for its maintenance, replacement of oil filter candles combustion which minimizes the cost of its operation. Given the current cost of electricity tariff is fully charged electric bus is about 600 rubles., Which is 4 times less than the cost of fuel for buses with internal combustion engines.