Lessons from the Great Recession for COVID-19 Green Recovery

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Sat, 28 Nov 2020 03:42:09 +0000

Governments are in uncharted territory as they respond to the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic — but that doesn’t mean they can’t learn from the past

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Solaris Delivered 242 Urbino Electric Buses In 2020’s First 3 Quarters

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 01:08:52 +0000

If you’ve been following our electric bus coverage this year, the name Solaris probably rings a bell — perhaps a large bell. It seems that most electric bus orders in Europe these days are orders for Solaris Urbino buses. And, indeed

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Ford’s Renovation Of Michigan Central Station Aims To Create Mobility Innovation District

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 18:08:42 +0000

A Detroit urban transportation revitalization continues on with a new site plan.

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Proterra Sells Its 1,000th Electric Bus

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 21 Nov 2020 07:13:10 +0000

US-based electric bus company Proterra has been a leader in the electric bus industry for several years. It appears that we first mentioned it here on CleanTechnica in 2013, and we’ve covered it dozens of times since then. The company has now passed a major milestone, selling its 1,000th electric bus

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InfraCo Africa & EkoRent Africa Partner To Accelerate Access To Electromobility In Kenya

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 16:23:10 +0000

InfraCo Africa, part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), EkoRent Oy and EkoRent Africa (a subsidiary of EkoRent Oy) have signed a Shareholders Agreement, investing €1,000,000 to enable EkoRent Africa to scale up its pioneering NopeaRide electric mobility initiative in Nairobi

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EV Startup Arrival Will Arrive Publicly Under NASDAQ Symbol ARVL

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 04:39:14 +0000

Arrival, an electric vehicle automaker that makes buses and vans, will be going public with the NASDAQ symbol ARVL. The company will be going public with a $5.4 billion valuation through CIIG Merger, which operates as a “blank check” company and was founded by former Marvel Comics CEO Peter Cuneo

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Milan Getting Another 100 Electric Buses

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 22:10:05 +0000

As you can see from the title of this piece, Milan just placed one of the West’s biggest electric bus orders, an order for 100 electric buses from Solaris, which goes on top of 40 electric buses put into service last year

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California School District Latest To Order Electric School Buses

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 02:05:15 +0000

It used to be months between stories about electric school buses. Now it’s becoming days! The latest piece of news in this sector is that Thermalito Union Elementary School District has bought 6 electric school buses from GreenPower

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Jeff Bezos Rolls Out First Tranche Of Earth Fund Money

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 23:18:40 +0000

Jeff Bezos’ $10 billion Earth Fund has announced its first allocation of funds to well known and lesser known climate advocacy groups.

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New Electric School Buses In Virginia & Massachusetts

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 08:49:42 +0000

Dominion Energy has an “Electric School Bus Initiative” in Virginia that involves the eventual rollout of 50 electric school buses in just its first phase

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