Saturday, November 28, 2020

Green Bus

A electric school bus being charged. Interest in electric is expanding across the U.S.

Webinar Provides Overview of Electric School Bus Charging Infrastructure

The Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE) recently held its second webinar of the three-part series, “Electrifying Your Bus Fleet,” with a focus...
A school bus traversing a wooden bridge on the Pine Ridge Reservation in North Dakota. Source: U.S. Government Accountability Office

EPA Opens Applications for Tribal DERA School Bus Grants

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced it is now accepting applications from tribal governments for their share of an anticipated $2 million to reduce...
Sign showing direction of closest electric charging station.

Webinar Charges Up Conversation on Electric School Buses

The first of three webinars presented by the Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE) on electric school bus technology provided an overview of...
Mayor Bill De Blasio displays an executive order he signed during his State of the City address on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. (Photo courtesy of New York City Mayor’s Office.)

Details Still in Development on NYC Plan to Electrify School Buses

School bus contractors that operate service in New York City are in the process of identifying how they will meet a mandate to provide...

Alternative Fuel Tax Credit Extended Through September

At the end of 2019, President Donald Trump signed into law the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act 2020, which extends the Alternative Fuel Tax Credit...
Mayor Bill De Blasio displays an executive order he signed during his State of the City address on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. (Photo courtesy of New York City Mayor’s Office.)

School Buses Among New York City Fleet to Go Electric

The first electric school buses operated by the New York City Department of Education and its contractor companies will hit the streets this September. So...

November 2020

This month’s issue features articles on the transportation director of the year, Todd Watkins of Montgomery County Public Schools...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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

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