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World Electric Vehicle Journal is published by MDPI from Volume 9 issue 1 (2018). Articles in this Issue were published by The World Electric Vehicle Association (WEVA) and its member the European Association for e-Mobility (AVERE), the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), and the Electric Vehicle Association of Asia Pacific (EVAAP). They are hosted by MDPI on mdpi.com as a courtesy and upon agreement with AVERE.
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Evaluation of Environmental-friendliness of Waseda Advanced Electric Micro Bus

Waseda University, 55S-704, 3-4-1 Ohkubo, Shinjuku, Tokyo, JAPAN
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World Electr. Veh. J. 2010, 4(4), 835-845; https://doi.org/10.3390/wevj4040835
Published: 31 December 2010
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Abstract

The Waseda Advanced Electric Micro Bus (WEB) has been developed and tested for convenient regional public transportation. By adopting an advanced hybrid electric power supply system (Nickel Sodium Chloride Battery & Super capacitor for WEB-1, Nickel Sodium Chloride Battery & Li-ion Battery for WEB-2) and related key components, significant improvements in energy consumption and CO2 emissions have been achieved, compared to that of an equivalent diesel micro bus.
Keywords: Electric Vehicle; Bus; CO2 Emissions Electric Vehicle; Bus; CO2 Emissions
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Kamiya, Y.; Sato, K.; Daisho, Y. Evaluation of Environmental-friendliness of Waseda Advanced Electric Micro Bus. World Electr. Veh. J. 2010, 4, 835-845.

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