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Trolleybuses are similar to conventional diesel buses with one
major difference - they are powered by electricity from overhead
wires similar to those used for a tram system.
Trolleybuses have significant environmental benefits compared to
conventional diesel buses due to the lack of polluting emissions
and also in terms of lower noise levels. A further benefit of
Trolleybuses is their ability to accelerate and decelerate more
smoothly than diesel buses which improves the ride quality for
Examples of electric trolleybus systems: