Comparing The US & China On Climate, Economy, & Other Outcomes Should Be Deeply Humbling For America

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 00:50:46 +0000

Visual Capitalist infographic of EV sales by country for 10 yearsThe narrative that Americans and many Europeans share about China and themselves is not aligned with observable reality, and the USA is in significant danger of economic decline even as the world improves.

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Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust for California — $423 Million in Funding Available

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:20:31 +0000

Funding for California’s VW Mitigation Trust is ongoing. Find out more about the project types and how to apply. Courtesy of California Air Resources Board. The Volkswagen (VW) Environmental Mitigation Trust provides about $423 million for California to mitigate the excess nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions caused by VW’s use of illegal emissions testing defeat devices […]

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Electric School Buses Win Big In USA

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 07:02:59 +0000

Electric school buses are experiencing rapid growth in the United States, with a nearly 10-fold increase in commitments by school districts and fleet operators in the past year. Thirty-eight states have now committed to procure more than 12,000 electric school buses. In the first half of 2022, several states took important action to further the transition to […]

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Solaris Hits A Milestone With Its 2000th Electric Bus

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 15:00:59 +0000

Electric buses are great for municipalities. They are cheaper to operate and maintain than diesel buses, and they emit no pollutants. For passengers, they’re awesome because they’re comfortable, smooth, and relatively quiet. But, even a decade ago they were almost unheard of. The price of batteries has come down significantly in recent years, making electric […]

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Gen Z & EVs

Credit to Author: Stuart Ungar| Date: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 21:50:52 +0000

One thing not talked about much in the electric vehicle space is demographics. I recently had the opportunity to talk to four 20-year-olds for for my podcast, “Stu’s EV Universe,” to discuss their take on the future of transportation. My guests were Eden, Dylan, Kelly, and Spencer. Two of them don’t drive at all, one […]

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Transit Systems Adds Even More Buses To Australia’s Largest EV Fleet

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2022 17:40:49 +0000

Press Release: Transit Systems continues to lead the public transport sustainability revolution, adding another 19 battery electric buses to its New South Wales fleet, as the company nears completion of world-first charging infrastructure at Leichhardt depot. Operating in Sydney’s Inner West, the additional 19 battery electric buses will bring Transit Systems’ Australian fleet of electric […]

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Electric School Buses! Technical Help Video Series For K-12 Schools

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 27 Jul 2022 10:50:29 +0000

GreenPower Motors BEASTElectric school buses are a growing topic of discussion in the transportation industry. To help inform schools about electric school buses, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is providing a technical assistance program aimed at K–12 schools that are interested in incorporating electric school buses into their fleets. The “Flipping the Switch on Electric School […]

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