Application: Public Transit

SoSF 2022 Report: Accelerating Use of Clean Tech

May 9, 2022In the third annual State of Sustainable Fleets Market Brief, transportation fleets continued to report that their use of clean fuels and advanced vehicle technologies is rapidly progressing.

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Study: Reduction of Low-Frequency Noise from Electric Buses Improved Residents’ Health

May 2, 2022The low-frequency noise was particularly important, since it has a high disturbance potential and it is further less well attenuated by façades or noise barriers.

via Green Car Congress

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NFI, Alexander Dennis Begin Road Testing of Autonomous Buses

April 25, 2022NFI Group Inc.’s Alexander Dennis Ltd. subsidiary has begun live testing of a complex and ambitious public autonomous bus pilot that begins this week in Scotland ahead of passenger services starting later this year.

via NGT News

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A Paradigm Shift for Paratransit and Shuttle Bus Electrification

April 20, 2022Through their early adoption of the technology, many transit officials have experienced first-hand, the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of BEV evolution.

via Metro Magazine

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Battery Technology Will Drive the EV Market Forward

April 18, 2022Successfully transitioning commercial vehicles to electric will require safe, efficient, and proven battery packs.

Proterra

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Clean Energy Signs Multiple RNG Contracts, Expands Dairy Development Projects

April 13, 2022LA County Metro has renewed its maintenance agreement with Clean Energy for six stations that will power 1,417 transit buses with an expected 137 million gallons of RNG for the length of the contract.

via NGT News

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Transit Paving the Road for Trucking’s Clean Fuel Transition

April 6, 2022While HD trucking fleets are only just beginning to consider the logistics and economics of transitioning away from diesel, the transit market has been fully invested in the shift to clean fuel and technologies for several years.

Trillium

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Sono Motors Launches Solar Bus Trailer

April 5, 2022Sono Motors has launched its solar technology to public transport. In partnership with the Munich Transport Company MVG, the solar bus trailer will hit the roads in Munich soon, testing the energy yields as well as the potential of the technology in daily operation.

via Metro Magazine

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Transit Fleet Gains Support for Transition to Zero-Emission Buses

March 30, 2022A California public transit fleet is saving money, reducing emissions, and increasing their operational resilience with distributed energy resources.

Scale Microgrid Solutions

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ACT Expo Announces Roster of Leading Industry Speakers

March 28, 2022Executives from leading vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, infrastructure and fuel providers, and public and private fleets will highlight key trends at this year's ACT Expo.

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Philadelphia to Launch State’s First AV Shuttle This Summer

March 4, 2022Philadelphia, Pa., will see the commonwealth’s first autonomous vehicle shuttle start this summer after PIDC, the city’s public-private economic development corporation, awarded Perrone Robotics, Inc., a two-phased AV shuttle and service contract

via Mass Transit

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GNA Electric Truck & Bus Project Selected by New York Clean Transportation Prizes Program

February 23, 2022GNA's clean transportation project, Electrify the Empire State: Empowering Zero Emission Solutions, was recently selected as a Phase One awardee of the $85 million New York Clean Transportation Prizes program.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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‘Transformative’ IIJA Bill Could Help Transit Build Far Into the Future

February 22, 2022The public transportation industry and its large supplier base are about to receive their largest boost in history, according to several analyses of the recent legislation that was signed into law. This boost will then become even larger and more sustained if other pending legislative actions remain on track.

via Metro Magazine

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Tapping into California’s Clean Fleet Funding

ACT News and a trio of California utilities discuss how to stack funding opportunities to reduce your vehicle and infrastructure electrification costs.

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Upgrading Fueling Stations for the Future

February 2, 2022With a large and growing fleet of CNG buses, GCRTA worked with their long-time fueling vendor, Trillium, to upgrade its fueling facilities in order to accommodate its expanding fleet.

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GNA Welcomes New Partners to Lead Firm’s Future

January 31, 2022GNA, a leading firm for clean transportation consulting, marketing and communications, and event production, recently promoted six of its top division leaders to partners in the firm

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)