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German Automotive Manufacturer Fined for Role in Volkswagen Emissions Fraud

A federal court in Detroit sentenced a German company to pay a $35 million criminal penalty for its role in the Volkswagen diesel emissions...
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EPA Sets New Diesel Emissions Reduction Act School Bus Rebates

Christmas arrived early for 145 school bus fleets in 43 states and territories that received new Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) funding. The U.S. Environmental...
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Report: Using VW Money to Purchase Diesel Buses is a ‘Wasted...

A new report from two environmental research organizations concludes that most states are grossly under-using the $3 billion Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund to...
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Texas School District is Replacing One-Fourth of its Fleet with Propane

Georgetown Independent School District (GISD) in Texas is purchasing 33 new school buses to replace its aging diesel fleet with propane-powered vehicles, reported Kxan. The...
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Alternative Fuels

Several school bus OEMs are switching to alternative fuel types, in an attempt to improve air quality for our students and potentially lower overall...
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WATCH: How Propane Autogas School Buses Save More for Students

This content is brought to you by the Propane Education & Research Council. In an industry where many districts are considering alternative fuel, propane autogas...

Recorded Webinar: Choosing the Right Fuel for Your School Buses

With all of the energy options available today, you have a lot of considerations when it comes to selecting the best fuel for your...

U.S. Senate Bill Would Extend Tax Credits for Alternative Fuel

Newly introduced federal legislation aims to extend the alternative fuel tax credits on 26 provisions that expired at yearend 2017, and on the three...

Propane Cures School Bus Winter Woes

Across the nation and in all types of wintry weather and driving conditions, hundreds of school districts are saving money by using a less...
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FleetguardFIT Named Top Product for 2019

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Cummins Filtration has been awarded Heavy Duty Trucking’s “Top 20 Products for 2019” award for FleetguardFIT, the industry’s first complete real-time...

May 2019

New school bus technology addresses illegal passing, child detection systems, student behavior on the bus and more....

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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