electric bus equipped with a 266kWh iron phosphate battery and can be fully charged in 3 to 4 hours. The buses will provide Macon-Bibb County residents with quiet, zero-emission rides to their destinations. MTA affectionately named its new buses “Sparky” and “Bolt”
The citizens of Macon-Bibb County will be well-served by buses that utilize this clean, safe and efficient technology. The dual bus wrap design featuring a lightning bolt on one side and an electric plug on the other was chosen as an attention-getter highlighting new green technology.