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California School District Welcomes CNG Buses, U.S. Senator

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) recently visited Fresno Unified School District (FUSD) to congratulate the district on its acquisition of 30 new...

Agency Actions

Environmental Protection Agency EPA School Bus Study Shows Idling Worse Than Re-starting Engines, May 2007 What You Should Know About...

NSTA Seeks $3.9 Million for New Bus Purchases, Idling Controls

The National School Transportation Association announced that it applied for additional Diesel Emissions Reduction Act funds last month to help update school bus fleets...

State School Bus Idling Rules & Regulations

Browse regulations, laws and recommendations on school bus idling limits across the U.S. More information, research, recommendations and toolkits are available on the U.S....

A Brand New Day

It’s good to be ahead of the curve, especially considering from where Marianne Cleary began. She was anxious about her first grant-writing experience as...

Michigan District Reaches Biodiesel Milestone

ST. JOHNS, Mich. — Five years ago, St. Johns Public School’s Bus No. 14 began a steady diet of biodiesel, a 20 percent blend....

Environmental Groups Sue School Bus Operator

SAN FRANCISCO — The Environmental Law Foundation and Our Children’s Earth Foundation filed a complaint against Laidlaw Transit Inc., suing the largest school bus...
micropropane

Propane-Powered Micro Bird to Begin Taking Orders in July

Blue Bird and Micro Bird by Girardin announced the upcoming release of a new Type A school bus fueled by propane. ...

Exhaust Poses Significant Health Risks, Says Yale Study

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. -- Diesel school bus exhaust exposes children to significant health risks, according to a report released by Environment and Human Health,...

California’s $50 Million School Bus Procurement Back on Target

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Despite concerns that $50 million for the purchase of low-emission school buses and retrofit equipment would be withdrawn, the money will...

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