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Cities in action: Edinburgh's energy efficient buses.

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The smoking chimneys that gave the city this nickname have long disappeared but Edinburgh is still widely and affectionately known as Auld Reekie, a Scots dialect term meaning Old Smokey. It is a fitting name for an initiative intended to reduce pollution from energy use on Edinburgh’s public bus network.

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