BYD e6 allelectric taxis Premier sedan launch in Hong Kong

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BYD e6 all-electric taxis, Premier launch in Hong Kong

who’s visited Hong within the last few years has experienced the city’s thick smog. Sure, things as bad as they are in Beijing, but pollution the mainland often wraps the in a humid haze — and not sure an all-electric taxi is going to do anything to alleviate Just 45 of the BYD e6 cabs are now on the road, so the is mainly symbolic — a few dozen lucky drivers be cruising up to 300 kilometers (186 of city streets between breaks at one of nine area

Private citizens, for their can take ownership of the e6 Premier — the civilian version began shipping as well.

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Hong First Pure-Electric Taxis Service, Revolutionizing Public

BYD e6 Taxi fleet and e6 Premier to launch officially in Hongkong

KONG—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Today, BYD announced the of Hong Kong’s first taxi fleet, BYD e6 electric sedan at a launch ceremony at the Hong Kong Science BYD closely collaborated with Darby Motors Group Darby), Hong Kong Public Light Bus Association The Link Management Limited, CLP Hong Kong Limited and The Kong Electric Company to place into service the batch of 45, BYD e6 Taxis. BYD also that the e6 Taxi version and e6 sedan were now officially on in Hong Kong.

Mr. John Tsang Chun-wah, the JP, Financial Secretary of the Hong Special Administrative Regional welcomed BYD to Hong Kong and his commitment to promoting environmental by laying the foundation for Hong to become a zero emissions

Mr. Wang Chuan-fu, Chairman and of BYD Company Limited affirmed, As a innovator in the green-energy market BYD uses best-of-breed EV technologies for our e6 and e6 Premier sedans launching in Kong. This not only our green vision for promoting sustainability for a better world, but is a significant step for us in bringing transport to benefit all people we greatly appreciate the presence of the Mr. Tsang at the ceremony today, as the of the Government is of critical importance to the and implementation of EVs in any country or region.

The support of the taxi industry is to the mass-adoption of EVs, remarked Mr. Chung Keung, President and of the Hong Kong Taxi Light Bus Association. We fully BYD and Sime Darby’s introduction of electric taxis in Hong Our association will embrace trial project with

We believe our upcoming co-operation BYD for the promotion of electric taxis in Kong will successfully the taxi industry and our efforts not go in vain. We aim for a more pollution-free and our target is full replacement of our vehicles with electric in the near future. Sime offers Hong Kong an eco-friendly transport supporting the of a sustainable Hong Kong.

Mr. Peter Goh, Managing of Sime Darby Motors said, We are delighted to work BYD in bringing the e6 Taxis and Premier to Hong Kong, offering more unique, eco-friendly and transport experiences. Today’s is another testament to our commitment to top quality and high price-performance-ratio to our customers. The BYD e6 is a spacious, 5-passenger, vehicle (EV) powered by the BYD (or Fe) batteries — it has a very battery life with the safety level in the industry.

It only two hours to fully the e6 using AC charging equipment by BYD. This pure EV can travel for an unprecedented range up to 300 km, both the driver and passengers an incomparable driving experience and emissions/ zero pollution.

The of charging facilities is also to EV customers — in conjunction the introduction of Hong Kong’s pure electric taxi and the e6 Premier sedans, BYD is setting up 47 in 9 charging locations near car throughout Hong Kong as the phase of deployment. To address the growth of EV adoption, BYD plans to the number of charging facilities as rolls out. These stations are now dispersed across Kong Island, Kowloon, New and Lantau Island. The selection of locations was optimized with the shift-change locations, while into consideration the distance each station and forming a coverage network for convenience. In it is only anticipated that a recharge would only be per shift (during a rest or break).

BYD e6 Electric Cars

Pure electric vehicles are a major trend in the world, in densely populated cities Hong Kong, where vehicles are driven in a compact day and night — it is a pressing that this public becomes cleaner. The launch of the e6 and e6 Premier sedan underscores commitment to its three green strategy in new energy, which is of; solar energy generation relevant by environmentally-friendly energy and responsibly using this energy in electric vehicles. The BYD e6 is a key in the BYD vision Zero-Emissions-Eco-System, with zero emission transport and BYD help bring Hong and its eco-conscious public closer to goal of sustainability.

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About BYD

BYD is ranked #1 at the top of Bloomberg’s and Week’s 2009 Tech 100 is the leading manufacturer of advanced, battery technologies like the Phosphate battery used in BYD vehicles and electric buses. solar panels and LED Lighting have CEC, TUV/CE and UL and the company enjoys rapid in the consumer electronics space and transportation sector, manufacturing its BYD brand. BYD is the fastest-growing Chinese and green energy technology

The company trades on the Hong Stock Exchange (HKSE) the ticker numbers HK.0285 BYD and HK.1211 BYD Company Ltd. as as on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange the ticker number 002594 BYD Ltd.

About Sime Darby

Darby is a Malaysia-based diversified involved in key growth sectors, plantation, property, motors, equipment, energy utilities and Founded in 1910, its business seek to create positive in the economy, environment and society it has a presence. Sime Darby is to building a sustainable future for all its

It is one of the largest companies on Bursa with a market capitalization of billion as at 30 June 2012.

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