Shenzhen: A City Miles Ahead In Electrification.
Shenzhen is a major city in Guangdong Province, China, which forms part of the Pearl River Delta megalopolis north of Hong Kong. This city had a very unique quality compared to other cities. Shenzhen carries the heartbeat of the future with world-class innovations in electrification. This is the first city in the world to convert almost all its bus and taxi to Electric. it deployed over
60,000 light trucks and vans for urban freight movement. The commitment to convert is simply astounding with incredibly well thought out infrastructure and facilities to support the switch to Electric. Today, Shenzhen has a mix of electric taxis, electric buses, electric bikes and
scooters, and even electric dump trucks. After this change took place Elliot finds that not only is the air cleaner, but people are happier and the services are significantly improved. The cities innovative practice has influenced global municipal leaders to replace their city’s fleet with electrified e-buses, Taxis, and delivery vehicles. This desire, however, comes with many hurdles.