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Nashville Buys 7 Electric Buses From Proterra

March 5th, 2014 | by James Ayre

Nashville’s Metropolitan Transit Authority recently announced the purchase of seven battery-electric buses and an electric charging station from the US-based [&hellip

13 More Electric Bus Stories

September 2nd, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

There have been quite a lot of electric bus stories lately. We reported on several in August, but there were at least another 13 that we didn't get to. Below are short summaries of each of those. First, though, here are the 8 that we already wrote about

Mobileye’s Partnerships With BMW, Ford, NIO, Nissan, Volkswagen, & WILLER

August 10th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Following up on my article about Waymo's automotive connections, here's a piece briefly diving into who Mobileye/Intel has automotive connections with. One problem here is that it's not clear with some of the older announcements if they are still valid, and if they are headed where initially envisioned. Let's jump in

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Halifax Aims To Add 210 Electric Buses In Next 8 Years

June 3rd, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

The Halifax Regional Municipality up in Canada is getting more serious about climate action and stopping air pollution in its borders. The municipality has plans to put $780 million into getting the 210 electric buses onto the road and 3 new ferry routes into service by

Clean Trucks Like The Tesla Semi Are More Important Than Ever

May 9th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

Clean trucks such as the Tesla Semi are needed now more than ever. According to Popular Mechanics, in 2016, there were at least 2.8 million semi trucks registered in the US. Paul Billings from the American Lung Association told The New York Times, "Trucks remain a major source of pollution that creates smog, and smog is linked with coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, and can cause asthma and premature death."

Los Angeles’ Zero Emissions Roadmap To 2028

November 26th, 2019 | by Susanna Schick

Los Angeles. 2028. The Summer Olympics return for their third trip. The Olympic Committee has fulfilled their promise to only use recycled materials. An easy promise in a city with so much existing Olympic Infrastructure. But will the Olympians be able to breathe? Will Los Angeles, America’s manufacturing hub, be forced to shut down factories (and the ports!) for weeks preceding the Olympics in order to ensure adequately clean air? Or will this not be enough? Will all Olympic events be held indoors? Will Olympians compete wearing filtration masks and oxygen tanks

Hamburger Hochbahn Will Order Only 100% Electric Buses Starting In 2020

October 15th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider

Hamburger Hochbahn is on a mission to put only electric buses on the streets of Hamburg, Germany, by 2020. You may know Hamburg as the spot where hamburgers were invented, but this is major port city in Germany with over a million people living in it

An Open Letter To Mayor Tim Keller Re: Charging Station Locations

May 13th, 2019 | by Jennifer Sensiba

In a recent Facebook post, I saw that you were soliciting public input for where EV charging stations should be added in Albuquerque. I submitted some comments on the Google Forms link, but I wanted to share a more detailed proposal to both you and other EV owners. If done right, the money available from the Volkswagen settlement could go a lot further in helping to promote adoption of electric vehicles.I’m going to discuss low-cost/high-impact ideas for both Albuquerque and the rest of New Mexico to do this

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