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Public and Private Collaboration in Produces Volksbus CNG Hybrid for Rio de

The Rio State Government has worked to prepare Rio de Janeiro for the 2014 Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics. preparations include creation of the Rio Transport initiative, a public-private designed to reduce emissions by eco-friendly vehicles. State consulted with regional like Robert Bosch America, MAN Latin America and Gas Fenosa to produce a public vehicle that achieves emissions. The Volksbus prototype by Governor Sergio Cabral of Rio de balances current use of diesel with the ability to switch to compressed natural gas (CNG).

MAN Latin America and Robert Latin America indicated the Volksbus will be tested the next two years ahead of the World Cup. This bus features a six-cylinder diesel CNG reserves as well as an electronically fuel injection system to efficient operation. MAN Latin proudly noted that the system was the first produced in The Volksbus hybrid reduces of particulate matter by 80% and carbon by 20% compared to the standard Volksbus. emissions figures are achieved to Bosch’s fuel injection which allows the vehicle to using a balance of 90% CNG and 10% diesel.

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This multi-year testing allows the Rio State Government and partners to anticipate maintenance, and financial needs. Gas Natural has pledged to fuel the Volksbus the trial phase with a commitment to fueling CNG buses the World Cup and Summer Olympics. MAN America will work COPPE/UFRJ and state officials to the vehicle’s performance prior to in 2014. This observation should extend beyond and maintenance schedules to the limitations of CNG in Rio de Janeiro. The upcoming Volksbus could

push Rio to become a leader in CNG through government grants and sector investment.

The pressure of hosting two major events in the span of two years transform Brazil’s approach to transportation. Rio de Janeiro has added and trains in recent years but the bus a primary form of transportation for Investment in CNG fueling stations, for natural gas providers and development of CNG could reduce emissions as continues to grow into a power. The trial run of a Volksbus CNG might not seem to change but Brazil’s role as an emerging means the opportunity for experimentation sustainable transit.

Nick Katers is a freelance based out of Milwaukee, WI. He has written profiles for TrenchMice and interviewed and leaders for The Internationalist Magazine. holds a Masters in American

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