Project Name: ESD – TATA 1512: Pioneering India’s First ICAT Certified Hybrid Bus|
Certification: ICAT (International Centre for Automotive Technology)
Type of Vehicle: Hybrid Electric Bus
Vehicle Model: TATA 1512
Repowered By: IX Energy Pvt Ltd
- Categories : Bus
IX Energy Pvt Ltd has made history as the first recipient of ICAT certification for a hybrid bus in the N2 category. This achievement marks a significant milestone in the evolution of hybrid technology in India, this project achieved an exceptional 25% increase in fuel economy.
ICAT Certification: This project received certification from ICAT, highlighting its adherence to international standards and safety regulations. It signifies a commitment to delivering a reliable and environmentally responsible solution.
Hybrid Electric Bus: The conversion of the TATA 1512 into a hybrid electric bus represents a significant leap forward in sustainable transportation. Hybrid technology combines a traditional internal combustion engine with electric propulsion, resulting in reduced fuel consumption and emissions.
Fuel Economy: The project achieved a remarkable 25% increase in fuel economy, setting a new standard for efficiency in the N2 category of vehicles. This achievement underlines the project’s dedication to optimizing resource utilization and reducing environmental impact.
Maxwell Supercapacitor Banks: we have used of Maxwell supercapacitor banks, a technology currently owned by Tesla. Supercapacitors are known for their rapid energy storage and discharge capabilities, making them ideal for hybrid vehicles. By incorporating this technology, the project enhances the bus’s energy efficiency and regenerative braking capabilities.