Gemunu Wijeratne, Jeff Allen.
“We want to import 1,000 electric low floor buses and run operate them on key routes but we cannot do it without the co-operation of the authorities.”
Gemunu Wijeratne, head of Lanka Private Bus Owners Association, that is proposing to set up an electric bus company on a key route in the capital Colombo.
“Let’s think of this as a “hot dog and bun” problem instead.”
This is Jeff Allen, director of Forth (former Drive Oregon), who thinks the industry needs a better analogy for the EV vs. infrastructure problem than ‘chicken and egg.’ He refers to the “one of the great mysteries of modern cuisine, when hot dogs and buns are virtually never sold in packages of the same number.”
forthmobility.org via greencarreports.com