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Tag: Volkswagen (VW) Environmental Mitigation Trust

Cover the Cost of a Propane School Bus

School districts and bus contractors across the country are taking advantage of funding opportunities to cover all or some of the cost of their...

Volkswagen Offers Settlement Solution for Class-Action Suit

WOLFSBURG, Germany — The Group Board of Management at Volkswagen AG has approved a settlement package during an extraordinary meeting on Feb. 14. The VW...

Canadian Judge Orders Volkswagen to Pay Record $149.7 Million Fine

German vehicle manufacturer Volkswagen was ordered on Jan. 22 by a Canadian judge to pay a record penalty $196.5 million ($149.7 million U.S.), just...

Alaska School District Purchases 12 Greener, Safer School Buses

The Anchorage School District recently purchased 12 new school buses that operate with diesel exhaust fluid and are equipped with safety features that include...

Electric School Buses are Coming to 4 Counties in Vermont

BARRE, Vt. — Officials from the Agency of Natural Resources (ANR) and VEIC gathered on Dec. 19 at Barre Town Middle & Elementary School...

Temple ISD Receives Eight New School Buses with Texas Grant Funding

Temple Independent School District, located in between Dallas and Austin, purchased eight new diesel school buses with funding from the Texas Commission on Environmental...

8 States Commit to Faster Transition to Zero-Emission Trucks and Buses

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — In a collaborative effort to protect public health and accelerate the transition to clean transportation, California is joining with seven other...

Connecticut Awards $1.7M in VW Money for New School Buses

Three school bus contractors that operate in Connecticut are sharing over $1.7 million in Volkswagen Mitigation Trust Funds to acquire 31 new school buses...

Florida Officials Share Strategy for Introducing Electric, Alternative-Fuel School Buses

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is in the first phase of replacing older diesel buses with electric or alternative fuel school buses in...

EPA Awards New Grant to Retrofit, Replace 24 Oregon School Buses

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $5.6 million in support for clean diesel projects throughout the Pacific Northwest, including a nearly half-million dollars...

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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