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Tel Aviv to become first city with electric roads that charge public buses

The roads will span from Tel Aviv University Railway station to Klatzkin Terminal in Ramat Aviv, a route of about 1.2 miles

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The electric roads are part of a pilot program led by the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality in collaboration with ElectReon

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The city of Tel Aviv is working on creating wireless electric roads to charge and power public transportation in the city.
 
The electric roads are part of a pilot program led by the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality in collaboration with ElectReon, a company developing a system that can charge electric vehicles while they are moving, and Dan Bus Company. The project is being funded by a combination of government and private funds, according to a spokesperson for ElectReon, though a full budget has not been released.
 
The roads will span from Tel Aviv University Railway station to Klatzkin Terminal

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First Published: Sep 24 2020 | 2:21 AM IST

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