Thursday, November 22, 2018, in the city of Lutsk hosted the presentation of the first Ukrainian electric machines, manufactured by JSC “AK “Bogdan motors” for Electromotive Banke (Kingdom of Denmark). This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Infrastructure on the page in Facebook.
“Production of the first Ukrainian electric truck is a decisive and crucial event for Ukraine,” said Minister of infrastructure of Ukraine Volodymyr Omelyan.
Made in Ukraine Elektromashina received positive feedback from the customer is Danish company Banke Electromotive. After completion of the certification in Denmark is planned to start serial production as part of a major contract with a European company.
Elektromashina ERCV27 are intended for mechanized loading of municipal solid waste. It will work in EU cities.
In Ukraine, the prospects in the production of electric special vehicles for the EU countries, which are now showing great demand for environmental equipment. In the future, electric cars may be interested in and Ukrainian cities, for which the environmental issue of transport in the future will be decisive.
ERCV27 an electric truck capable of speeds up to 80 km/h. cruising range without recharging the traction battery is at full maximum load is 220 km, and their lifetime reaches 12 years. The vehicle is equipped with a combined ventilation, water heaters, CCTV and air conditioning.
Note that the market for electric trucks in the world there is considerable competition. Every well-known automotive company is trying to develop in this direction. So, as of 2018, major players are considered to be Tesla, Volvo, BYD, BMW, Daimler Benz-Mercedes, Renault, Nissan, Scania, MAN. Also in this segment works Dutch company Terberg.