High-capacity autonomous bus operations
This pilot evaluates and tests the Volvo 7900 electric autonomous bus in Luxemburg and Sweden under normal day-to-day traffic conditions. In particular, passengers, drivers and other road users will give their feedback on their acceptance of the service before and after testing the bus service themselves and deliver insights into the overall acceptance of a commercial bus service offering.
Pilot site: Luxemburg and Sweden.
REPORT ON A PILOT WORKSHOP ON AUTONOMOUS BUSES WITHIN THE PASCAL PROJECTNews postOn September 20th 2021, Romain Ferretti, EBU Project Manager, and I participated in a pilot study on connected and autonomous buses in Luxembourg. The study was carried out by the project partner EBUS of the PAsCAL research project, co-funded by the European Commission. There were 6 blind and partially sighted participants from DBSV (Germany), including the chairperson of the commission for environment and mobility, Eberhard Tölke as well as some personal assistants.
The pilot study…