Ministry Of Communications: 2016 China's New Energy Bus Has Exceeded 160,000 Total

- Mar 01, 2017-

The State Council Information Office held a press conference on February 27th. Liu Xiaoming, vice minister of transport, said that as of the end of last year, that is, by the end of 2016, the national new energy bus has more than 160,000 total.

Conference, a reporter on the "Please tell us about the specific arrangements for new energy taxi, how many cities, there is a timetable. This is not really more than 20 cities will change the new energy vehicles for the taxi? "Ask questions.

In this regard, Liu Xiaoming said that the promotion and application of new energy vehicles, as our national scientific and technological innovation, green development is a very important content, the Ministry of Transportation attaches great importance to the promotion of new energy vehicles, as energy saving, air Governance and promote the transformation of the industry an important starting point.

In the State Council "on the promotion of new energy vehicles to promote the use of guidance" issued, the Ministry of Transport in a timely manner to develop supporting documents, clear by 2020 new energy city bus to reach 200,000, new energy taxi and urban logistics and distribution Vehicles to achieve the development goals of 100,000, and the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Transport also on the development of new energy vehicles, developed a series of encouraging support policies to accelerate development.

"You just mentioned more than 20 cities have proposed to update the taxi for the new energy vehicles, I can tell you that may be doing this work in the city may have more, and now there is a city has all the new energy vehicles, that is Shanxi Taiyuan, all the taxis have been updated into a new energy vehicles, and are pure electric vehicles nearly two years of new energy vehicles in the city bus, rental, car rental, freight logistics, postal delivery and other fields to promote the use of very fast. Liu Xiaoming said.

He also said that as of the end of last year, that is, by the end of 2016, the national new energy bus has more than 160,000 total, new energy taxi has reached 18,000, new energy city logistics and distribution vehicles have reached 94,000, and in this regard are also accelerating the city, on the one hand as energy-saving emission reduction, the other is also to achieve as the transformation and upgrading of the industry. So, these work we are actively promoting, may be in the larger range will have better results.