Application: Public Transit

Oregon Gov. praises state’s cleanest bus fleet that runs on biomethane

October 28, 2020Cherriots, also known as Salem Area Mass Transit District (SAMTD), is now Oregon’s cleanest public transit fleet now that it is using renewable natural gas.

via NGV Journal

RVTD Selects U.S. Gain to Supply RNG to Fleet of Buses

October 27, 2020U.S. Gain has been selected to supply RNG to Rogue Valley Transportation District, a public transportation provider in the Rogue Valley region of Oregon, for use within their fleet of buses.

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Coming Together on National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day

October 21, 2020FCHEA spearheads this annual event by giving hydrogen its due through the celebration of National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day.

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Canada Transitioning School Fleets to Propane Buses

October 20, 2020Students in the Halifax, Canada, area are now enjoying the environmental benefits of low-emission propane school buses.

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BYD to deliver 106 electric buses to Finland

October 19, 2020Electric bus maker BYD has secured its first order from Finland. Nobina, a bus transport group that operates throughout the Nordic region, has ordered 64 BYD e-buses for service in Helsinki and 42 for service in Turku.

via Charged EVs

Port Authority Doubles Electric Shuttle Bus Fleet at Airports, Becoming the Largest All-Electric Fleet on the East Coast

October 15, 2020The largest airport electric bus fleet on the east coast, comprising 36 buses and 19 chargers, is now fully operational three months ahead of schedule at Newark Liberty, John F. Kennedy International, and LaGuardia airports.

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Beverly Public Schools Begins to Electrify its Bus Fleet

October 14, 2020Beverly, Mass., and Beverly Public Schools have unveiled their first all-electric school bus, marking a significant milestone as the community transitions its fleet of school buses from diesel to battery-electric.

via NGT News

KAT Awards New Flyer Battery-Electric Transit Bus Contract

October 14, 2020New Flyer of America Inc. says Knoxville Area Transit has awarded New Flyer a contract for 12 zero-emission, battery-electric 35-foot heavy-duty transit buses,

via NGT News

Mercedes eCitaro G electric bus to be available with solid-state batteries

October 13, 2020Scientists around the world are hard at work on solid-state batteries, which could offer significant technical and safety advantages over current lithium-ion designs.

via Charged EVs

CLT Adds Five Electric Buses

October 13, 2020Charlotte Douglas International Airport is adding five electric buses to its vehicle fleet as part of CLT’s sustainability commitment to pursue fiscally responsible practices that minimize environmental impacts.

via AviationPros.com

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Reducing the Cost of Medium- and Heavy-Duty EVs and Speeding up ROI

Watch this EV webinar from ACT News & San Diego Gas & Electric to learn about funding opportunities for deploying EVs.

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles – The Time is Now

October 8, 2020An ACT News Executive Interview with Bill Zobel from CHBC to observe National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day on October 8, 2020.

Stena gives Volvo bus batteries a second life

October 6, 2020A new agreement between Volvo Buses and Stena Recycling subsidiary Batteryloop will give second lives to used EV batteries.

via Charged EVs

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Can’t Miss Fleet Education with ACT Virtual

October 2, 2020ACT Virtual spotlights the latest trends and technology advancements in the advanced transportation sector with an online educational series.

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Canadian agency BC Transit adds 60 CNG buses to Victoria’s fleet in 2020

October 2, 2020This year, 60 CNG buses have been added to the BC Transit’s Victoria Regional Transit System fleet, providing a quieter, greener transit experience, and reducing the average fleet age. 25 new medium-duty CNG buses have now been activated in Victoria, joining 35 heavy-duty CNG vehicles that also replaced existing aging buses in February.

via NGV Journal

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ACT Virtual “EV Fleet Charging Workshop” –Two Upcoming Episodes

October 1, 2020ACT Virtual presents a digital version of the popular ACT Expo EV Charging Workshop—presenting the same content, and cutting-edge tech demos.

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