07 Jun '16, 7pm

Electric School Bus Grants Given to 4 Mass. Districts: The districts get grants…

Electric School Bus Grants Given to 4 Mass. Districts: The districts get grants…

Four school districts in Massachusetts were each awarded grants of up to $350,000 for electric Type C school buses and chargers. Pictured is the Lion Bus eLion. BOSTON — Four school districts in Massachusetts were awarded grants last month for the purchase of electric school buses and chargers. Acton-Boxborough Regional School District, Amherst Public Schools, Cambridge Public Schools, and Concord Public Schools were given the grants through the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources’ new Vehicle-to-Grid Electric School Bus pilot program, which aims to reduce school districts’ petroleum use and test the benefits of electric school bus technology. “Massachusetts schools are leading the way by testing clean and resilient energy technology that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the transportation sector,” Gov. Charlie Baker said. “This innovative project will also...

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gas2.org 07 Jun '16, 12pm

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electriccarsreport.com 08 Jun '16, 12pm

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Design students in France collaborated with Iveco Bus to express how they see bus in future

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busnews.com.au 09 Jun '16, 1am

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stnonline.com 15 Jun '16, 2pm

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Durham Donates School Bus for Summer Meal Program: The school bus contractor…

Durham Donates School Bus for Summer Meal Progr...

schoolbusfleet.com 14 Jun '16, 1am

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stnonline.com 10 Jun '16, 2pm

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justluxe.com 06 Jun '16, 2pm

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theecologist.org 07 Jun '16, 9am

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