Around 40 electric transports will before long be utilizing Cebu City roads.
The organization of e-transports is in consistence with the Public Utility Vehicle (PUV) modernization program executed by the Department of Transportation (DOTr), said Councilor Eugenio Gabuya Jr., bad habit director of the Council's condition, vitality, transportation, correspondence and different utilities board of trustees.
Gabuya said that the e-transports will supplement the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) being proposed by Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña.
Attorney Vigor Mendoza II, executive of the Kilusan sa Pagbabago ng Industriya ng Transportasyon (KAPIT) that will supply the e-transports, said that their task won't likewise influence the activity of Public Utility Jeepneys (PUJ) in the city.
"This isn't to contend with different jeepneys. Energy lang namin mapasok to para matignan kung pwede may alternatibong method of transportation (We won't contend with jeepneys. We are acquainting this with check whether this could fill in as an elective method of transportation)," he said.
Gabuya said that the e-transports would already be able to begin to work when the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) can distinguish its assigned course.
Mendoza said they will likewise settle the transport admissions when CCTO can finish its course.
Yet, they will as of now acquaint the e-transports with the driving open amid its delicate propelling one week from now.
The airconditioned transports have a seating limit of 24 people yet it can convey as much as 34 travelers.
It is likewise furnished with dashcams.
Mendoza said they intend to convey a sum of 100 e-transports in Cebu City before the year closes.