30 electric buses are being brought into service in the first phase of the implementation of new bus service. Minister of science and technology reported that the introduction of new electric bus service will save 30,000 barrels of fuel and Rs 500 million in a year. These monetary benefits are besides the environmental benefits. Electric buses will produce 8 times less emissions. The electric bus service isexpected to operate in Islamabad within next 3 to 5 months, Link to the news: https://www.dawn.com/news/1579883/mou-signed-to-operate-electric-buses-in-capital