ŠKODA ELECTRIC will participate on the delivery of 22 trolleybuses for the city of St. Etienne, France. The company will deliver all electric components, incl. batteries for use outside the traction network with 40kWh+ capacity, for the low-floor trolleybus fleet. The company will also handle the final assembly and testing of all vehicles in Plzeň. ŠKODA ELECTRIC’s business manager Pavel Kuch has stated that the customer will receive the first five trolleybuses later in 2019. Additional deliveries are spread until 2022.