Monday, March 1, 2021

Green Bus

Transportation Directors Share Success With Propane In District Bus Fleets

After doing their research and hearing first-hand accounts of the effectiveness of propane as a school bus fuel, two transportation directors shared during a...
The EPA building in Washington, D.C.

EPA Opens 2020 DERA School Bus Rebate Application Process

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is seeking applications from public and private fleet operators to access over $10 million to replace old diesel...
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...

February 2021

This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on alternative fuels, the mechanic environment, bus garage upgrades, and more....
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Buyer’s Guide 2021

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