The world’s first Hydrogen-Powered Smart Tram exported to Malaysia

July 22, 2023

The world’s first hydrogen-powered smart tram was shipped from the port of Shanghai on July 21 to Malaysia, and it is expected to arrive at the destination half a month later.

The hydrogen energy smart rail customized by CCIG

The order size is nearly 2 billion yuan, including 38 hydrogen smart rails.The tram uses a 70 MPa hydrogen storage system and a high-power fuel cell system, allowing the driving range to reach 245 kilometers. The distributed power system is applied featuring a more compact structure, lighter weight and increased power, ensuring the tram can provide Kuching citizens a more comfortable and faster travel experience.

Kuching Line Network Diagram

The tram has been optimized in structure design and material technology, so that the performance of the tram is more suitable for the local climate.Both of these routes are scheduled to begin operation starting from 2026 and 2027.respectively.

The world’s first hydrogen-powered smart tram will be used for urban transport services in Kuching, capital of Sarawak in Malaysia.

The world’s first hydrogen-powered smart tram departs to Malaysia.

The successful deployment of smart tram in Malaysia will effectively alleviate the traffic congestion in Kuching, and bring a reliable, efficient and modern mode of travel for locals.