Eight Solaris Urbino 12 electric buses appeared on the streets of Ostrava in the Czech Republic on 6 May 2022. This is the first tranche of deliveries, out of the 24 electric buses that were ordered by the transport operator Dopravní Podnik Ostrava as through a tender. Along with the electric buses the charging infrastructure will also be delivered to the city. Already today, a pantograph charging station, the first of the four ordered, is installed at the Hranečník location. Urbino 12 electric are modern and environmental They are extremely quiet and do not emit pollutants into the atmosphere, thereby increasing the comfort of life of the city residents. On board they accommodate 85 passengers who can use wireless Internet and USB charging ports. All models are equipped with external and internal LED lighting and a monitoring system that consists of up to seven cameras.The vehicles, which have been added to Ostrava’s fleet, are equipped with Solaris High Power batteries with a total capacity of over 90 kWh. In addition to charging via the classic plug-in connector, the energy in the Urbino electric can also be supplied using an inverted pantograph in the OppCharge standard.In addition, DPO has also ordered 24 mobile chargers, 8 of which are already at the location and 4 service chargers.