Application: Public Transit

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: PG&E Business EV Rate Plans Offer Innovative Options for EV Charging

September 7, 2021An ACT News Executive Interview with Shahin Firoozmand, senior project manager with PG&E on the customer benefits offered by the Business Electric Vehicle rate plans.

ACT Expo 2021: It’s a Wrap!

September 2, 2021With the trade show exhibitors boxing up their wares and attendees sitting in the last two series of workshops of the week, ACT Expo 2021 has capped off another successful event.

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ACT Expo 2021 Starts Off with Record-Setting Attendance, Industry-Wide Sustainability Efforts, Fleet Awards

August 30, 2021ACT Expo returned to Long Beach once again to highlight the excitement surrounding clean transportation and clean vehicle technology

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Are Hydrogen-Powered Vehicles a Realistic Path to Clean Energy?

August 17, 2021Manufacturers of large trucks and commercial vehicles are beginning to embrace hydrogen fuel cell technologies as a way forward.

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ACT Expo Announces Roster of Innovative Speakers

August 10, 2021As always, the list of speakers presenting at the annual ACT Expo is filled with North America’s leading fleet operators and top industry executives.

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GILLIG Announces 2021 Low-No Grant Awards

August 6, 2021GILLIG LLC, the leading manufacturer of heavy-duty, clean-energy transit buses in the United States, announced that nine of its transit agency partners have been awarded grants under the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Low or No Emission Program (Low-No).

via Metro Magazine

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The Race to Net Zero

August 5, 2021Countries around the world are realizing that reaching net zero emissions in the transportation sector is the quickest way to reduce GHG.

ACT Expo Agenda Offers Something for Every Level of Clean Tech Industry

August 4, 2021Register for ACT Expo before August 13 to receive a discount on a full conference pass for this August 30 to September 2 clean tech event.

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Vicinity Motor Wins California Statewide Bus Contract

July 30, 2021The Morongo Basin Transit Authority (MBTA), on behalf of the California Association for Coordinated Transportation (CALACT) consortium members, has selected Vicinity Motor buses in a statewide purchasing contract.

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Electric Ttrucks the focus of webinar series

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NACFE Electrification Webinar Series Nearing End, Run on Less – Electric Kickoff

July 21, 2021Electric trucks have fleets more than just a little curious as the trucking industry contemplates the transition to a zero-emissions future.

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Hyundai Motor to Pilot Autonomous Demand-Responsive ‘RoboShuttle’ Service

July 14, 2021Hyundai Motor Company will begin a test operation of its RoboShuttle service this August in South Korea.

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WMATA Targets Zero-Emission Bus Fleet By 2045

July 7, 2021The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s (WMATA) board approved a major change to its Metrobus fleet that supports the region’s clean air goals, establishes guidelines for more sustainable business practices, and re-elected its chairman to a third term in office.

via Metro Magazine

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NFTA Approves Electric Bus Purchase from New Flyer

July 6, 2021The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA) will purchase 10 battery-electric buses from New Flyer of America Inc., with an option to purchase up to 140 more over a five-year period. The first 10 buses will cost $10.1 million and will be delivered in 2022.

via Mass Transit

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Scania, FlixBus Unveil First Long-Distance Coach Fueled by Biomethan

July 1, 2021Scania, mobility provider FlixBus, and Gasum have partnered to launch the first international coach running on biomethane.

via NGV Journal

Natual Gas Truck Driving on a Road

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Recent Growth, Adoption Shows Natural Gas Vehicles Are a Proven, Cost-Effective Option

June 29, 2021Real-world fleets agree: natural gas delivers benefits unmatched by diesel and not yet available at scale from zero-emission technologies.

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4 Questions Transit Should Be Asking about AVs Right Now

June 25, 2021We are at a watershed moment when it comes to our transportation system. Mobility technology — particularly autonomous vehicles (AVs) — has been advancing at a tremendous pace. While our society is by and large still assessing the viability of this technology, how to apply it safely and where it might have the most impact,...

via Fleet Forward