Chile Orders 150 Electric Buses From BYD!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 04:20:20 +0000

Miami, where you at? NYC, where you at? Chicago, where you at? Los Angeles, where you at? Chile just order 150 electric buses from BYD to transport people around its capital city of Santiago. Yes, 150!

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7 Bonus Electric Bus & Truck News Stories

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 03:06:34 +0000

Following our end-of-month 7 bonus electric car & SUV stories, 5 bonus battery stories, and 7 bonus solar + storage stories, here are 7 bonus electric bus & electric truck stories that we didn’t have time to cover as standalone articles but didn’t want to skip completely

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Washington Transit Agency Getting 10 Electric Buses & Wireless Charging

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2020 17:31:57 +0000

We have news this week of 10 new BYD electric buses headed to Link Transit in Wenatchee, Washington, and being equipped with Momentum Dynamics wireless charging tech

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27 Electric School Buses Headed To Quebec

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2020 01:41:10 +0000

Who doesn’t remember the fumes, and the ensuing headache coming on, from riding on a school bus? I do. Transdev Canada is thinking about that, thinking about our children and grandchildren, and doing something about it

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Electric Shuttle Vans Now In Service In Sacramento, California

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 02:09:54 +0000

This month, three new electric shuttles funded by Electrify America’s +$40 million “Green Cities” program were deployed in Sacramento, California. The vehicles are EV Star shuttles from GreenPower Motor Company

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New Flyer Named Partner Of Choice By 12 U.S. Transit Agencies

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 22:47:30 +0000

I enjoyed a smooth, fresh-air ride on this quiet bus pictured below years ago. I know New Flyer produces kinder buses, cleaner buses, softer riding buses — more and more of them. The company also sets high standards

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$130 Million In US Grants For Zero-Emission & Low-Emission Bus Technologies

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 17:39:55 +0000

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced some good news last week, support for more efficient bus fleets. More efficient means they should be more economical, create energy savings, and cut pollution

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Zero-Emission Medium- & Heavy-Duty Vehicle Models To Increase 78% This Year In US & Canada

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 06 Jun 2020 06:01:34 +0000

Good news out of the US and Canada is that the number of available and announced zero-emission truck, bus, and off-road equipment models is expected to increase 78% in 2020 — comparing the end of 2020 to the end of

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Halifax Aims To Add 210 Electric Buses In Next 8 Years

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 03 Jun 2020 22:36:53 +0000

Proterra electric busThe Halifax Regional Municipality up in Canada is getting more serious about climate action and stopping air pollution in its borders. The municipality has plans to put $780 million into getting the 210 electric buses onto the road and 3 new ferry routes into service by

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City of Cracow Orders 50 Electric Buses

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 28 May 2020 11:00:37 +0000

The city of Cracow in Poland has decided to order 50 Solaris Urbino 18 electric buses to help clean up its air and do its part (some of it) to stop global heating

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