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Electric Buses Charge into School Districts

School buses that are powered by alternative fuels are a prime candidate for funding. And electric is no exception. More and more electric buses are charging into school districts across North America—thanks to funding programs and the buses’ clean operation.

Adomani Powered Electric School Buses Provide Emission-Free Commutes

CORONA, Calif. — In October 2018, the U.S. observed National School Bus Safety week, a time to promote the importance of school bus safety for parents, students and motorists. Adomani (NASDAQ: ADOM), which creates all-electric and hybrid drivetrains for buses, develops emission-free electric vehicles, including school buses, to also ensure that the environment is safe as well.

NTSB Recommends Pedestrian Safety Systems

Pedestrian collision avoidance systems, and improved, road-tested vehicle headlights, are among 11 recommendations that were approved in September 2018 by the National Transportation Safety Board to increase pedestrian safety.

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First Blue Bird Electric School Buses Delivered in North America

FORT VALLEY, Ga. — Blue Bird Corp. just delivered the first electric-powered school buses to customers in California and Ontario, just in time for the new school year. Seven Type-D All American rear engine electric school buses and one Type A Micro Bird G5 electric school bus will begin operations this year.

DTNA Brings Vocational, Electric Solutions to the IAA 2018

HANNOVER, Germany — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is showcasing the Freightliner EconicSD, Freightliner 114SD and the Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 all-electric school bus at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018. The products will be part of the Daimler exhibit (#FG P98), which will feature Daimler commercial vehicle solutions from around the world.