Los Angeles Fire Department Buys First Electric Fire Engine

Electric fire engineIn May, the LAFD will take delivery of one of the world’s first all-electric fire engines. It will be the first in the US. Rancho Cucamonga, about an hour east of L.A., is scheduled to receive one in late 2023.

The fire engine’s batteries will enable it to operate for about 2 hours.  Of course, the fire station which will house this vehicle will be fitted with a rapid charger.

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