Opibus Company is the first Kenya based company to manufacture motorbikes.
Opibus company originates from Sweden but has a fully Kenyan subsidiary. This company is driven by overwhelming results of climatic change and the need to ensure developing countries like Kenya are catching up with the new trend of environment-friendly automobiles.
The bikes will be powered by electricity instead of fuel ( petrol, gasoline, diesel, etc) and will be charged at the charging station.This means that these cars will be zero gas emotions.
Opibus was founded by group of Swedish University students interested on green energy. This company doesn’t manufacture eletric cars but converts existing fuel powered cars to eletric cars.
The co-founder of this company based on the outskirts of Nairobi is Filip Gardler and Filip Lovstrom. The cars are swapping the powers system of cars such as LandRovers and Land Cruisers hence making them more economical and environment friendly.
Many global companies are shifting to green energy and they include Tesla, Porsche, Ferrari, and Lamborghini. Egypt has also produced some units of electric power cars.