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December 22, 2016, according to the Italian Turin news, BYD recently won the first electric bus in Italy tender project, the project consists of nineteen 12-meter bus and the corresponding service component, the total value of more than 10 million euros (72 million RMB). The fleet will begin service in the summer of 2017 for urban transport in the Piedmont region, covering important cities including Turin and Novara.
The bid also caused more operators in Italy， more and more pure electric bus interest. They believe that pure electric technology will bring unstoppable changes in public transport.
BYD this year in the Italian market of new energy business to achieve a comprehensive breakthrough. In June 2016, BYD announced a framework cooperation agreement with Enel, the Italian national power company, to determine the two sides in their global business areas to carry out all-round cooperation, including large-scale energy storage projects, household energy storage projects and new energy vehicles and related facility.