Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Green Bus

ACT EXPO Panelists Discuss Electric Bus Adoption, Infrastructure Needs

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Zero and near-zero emission vehicles are becoming a priority, especially as unprecedented funding for the school bus industry awaits final congressional...
Collins Bus signed a deal this week to receive over 100 new electric drive systems from Lightning eMotors. Pictured is an electric bus with chassis provided by Motiv Power Systems, which continues to also supply Collins Bus.

Lightning eMotors Exec Details New Electric Partnership with Collins Bus

LONG BEACH, Calif. – Could going electric help school districts sidestep supply chain shortages that are plaguing vehicle manufacturers of all sizes? That is the...

Watch: U.S. Senator Visits Dealer Sonny Merryman, Talks Electric School Buses

Sen. Mark Warner attended an event at dealership Sonny Merryman near Lynchburg to see Virginia’s first electric school bus. Warner discussed the bipartisan Infrastructure...

California District Shares Tips for Electric School Bus Operations

A webinar presented by vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology provider Nuvve Corp. shared the story of how Cajon Valley Union School District near San Diego dove...
A view of the east steps of the United States Capitol Building.

Update: Senate Passes Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, Sets Stage for House Vote

Characterized as “uncommonly bipartisan,” the Senate passed a $1.2 trillion infrastructure package over eight years that includes $5 billion for electric and low-emissions school buses. It...

Watch: California School District Strives for Emission Reductions with Electric School Buses

Anaheim Elementary School District (AESD) Superintendent Christopher Downing said that by next June the district anticipates 25 percent of its fleet to be electric...

November 2021

This issue of School Transportation News features the STN Transportation Director of the Year, Kayne Smith, as well as...

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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