First Bus will install 160 charging points and replace half its fleet with electric buses at its Caledonia depot in Glasgow. The programme is expected to be completed in 2023 with the first 22 buses arriving by autumn. Charging the full fleet will use the same electricity as it takes to power a town of 10,000 people. The scale of the project means changes are needed to the power grid to accommodate the extra demand.
BBC 4th June 2021 read more »