Amid an announced partnership between Hino Motors and Volkswagen Truck & Bus to develop hybrid, electric and autonomous technologies, Navistar said its own long-term alliance continues to promise savings of at least $500 million over the first five years.
Blue Bird provided an update on its national tour of the manufacturer’s new zero-emission electric school bus options, which student transporters in six states have test driven, even as new orders come in to the Fort Valley, Georgia-based company.
IC Bus continued a national tour of its chargE concept electric school bus with a visit to Sacramento, California students.
SOLDIERS GROVE, Wis. — Over the past two years, North Crawford School District has added Blue Bird propane-fueled school buses to its fleet. These buses lower the district’s carbon footprint while reducing transportation costs.
Joe Annotti, senior programs manager for Gladstein, Neandross & Associates and a former U.S. EPA staffer, will identify how the school bus industry stands to benefit from the Volkswagen Mitigation Trust Fund and the best opportunities for student transporters.
Propane autogas school buses offer the lowest total-cost-of-ownership, saving more for students in the long run. With propane autogas, schools are in a better position to afford the resources that impact students every day: more teachers, extracurricular activities, and classroom supplies.