Hochbahn, which operates the undergroud system and large parts of the bus system in Hamburg, has launched the very first “innovation line”in Europe. From 18 December 2014, innovative bus technologies are tested on the line 109.

The video provides general information about the innovation line,  along with a description of each of the technologies which are being tested:

  • The fuel cell bus
  • The battery bus with fuel cell range extender
  • The diesel parallel hybrid bus
  • The diesel serial hybrid bus
  • The plug-in hybrid bus

More information about the innovation line here.