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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300 New Electric Vehicle Fast Chargers in California, Oregon, & Washington from Tritium & EVCS

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2022 11:59:13 +0000

Tritium will provide 300 more 50kW variants of the Company’s award-winning RTM fast charger for EVCS’s network buildout. TORRANCE, California — Tritium DCFC Limited (“Tritium” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: DCFC), a global leader in direct current (“DC”) fast chargers for electric vehicles (“EVs”), is partnering with EVCS, one of the largest EV fast-charging network operators […]

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Washington State DOT Wants You To Suggest Locations For EV Charging Stations

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 15 Jun 2022 15:20:07 +0000

A recent Facebook post shows that Washington State DOT knows that deciding where to put charging stations is no easy task. The more information you can get, especially from locals and people who frequently pass through an area, the better your choices will be. To accomplish this, state officials set up an interactive map where […]

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Washington State Patrol Puts The Cart Ahead Of The Horse

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 13 Jun 2022 15:05:04 +0000

It’s common when dealing with safety issues to lose sight of what’s measurable and addressable through logic and get caught up in the emotion of an anecdote. Distracted driving deaths in the US totaled over 3,000 people, which isn’t far off of what we saw on 9/11. But, when we see people attempting to address […]

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Spokane Police: We Need Better Electric Police Cars

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 16:55:47 +0000

Electric police cars seem like a no-brainer, right? Well, you’d think so — but just last month there was a story out of Spokane, Washington that we can learn from. The City of Spokane wants to make its fleet all-electric to save on costs to both its budget and to the environment, but things didn’t […]

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Spokane Police: We Need Better Police EVs

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 16:55:47 +0000

Last month, there was a story out of Spokane, Washington that we can learn from. The City of Spokane wants to make its fleet all-electric to save on costs to both its budget and to the environment, but things didn’t go so well when the first two electric police cars went into service. Who would […]

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No Need to be Freightened of Electric Trucks

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 04:11:27 +0000

Even though only 10% of vehicles on US roads are medium- and heavy-duty trucks, they are responsible for the majority of hazardous air pollutants and nearly 25% of the greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector. This pollution disproportionately burdens low-income communities and communities of color and leads to deadly diseases such as asthma, cardiac impairments, and cancer. Thankfully, six states — California, Oregon, […]

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