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Proposed NYC Bill Calls for All-Electric School Buses

The New York City Council recently announced a proposed amendment to Administrative Code 24-163.9, which changes the lifespan of school buses and require electric...
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EPA to Propose New Standard on NOx Emissions

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will pursue a new rule to address heavy-duty truck and engine emission standards for oxides of nitrogen (NOx) that...

Agility Fuels Acquisition Expected to Drive New Solutions

The acquisition of Agility Fuel Solutions by Hexagon Composites ASA is expected by management to result in improved alternative fuel options for commercial vehicles,...

Schools Support Giving Propane Buses Straight A’s

School buses carry 25 million students to and from school every day, making this industry the largest form of the nation’s public transportation. According...

States Consider School Buses in Plans for Volkswagen Funds

School Transportation News has reviewed information from all 50 U.S. states to determine how much each one planned to spend on school bus replacements with...

LAUSD Will Apply for CEC Electric School Bus Funding

The Los Angeles Unified School District has voted to apply for a share of $25 million available from the California Energy Commission for electric...

U.S. is Now the No. 1 Crude Oil Producer in the World

It’s official: The U.S. is now the top global producer of crude oil for the first time since 1973, according to preliminary estimates released...

Propane Autogas Buses Drive the Future for Students

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...
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Los Angeles Unified is Considering Adding Electric School Buses

Los Angeles Unified School District is eyeing the School Bus Replacement Program offered by the California Energy Commission (CEC) to begin adding electric school...

Blue Bird Propane School Bus Certified as Ultra-Low NOx

The U.S. EPA and California Air Resources Board recently signed off on the Blue Bird Vision Propane school bus that is powered by a...

January 2019

With a new year comes many decisions to be made: Choosing new technologies, selecting fuel types and...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...