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Tropos Motors Names Wolter Group as Midwest Distributor for Electric Utility Vehicles

Tropos Motors Names Wolter Group as Midwest Distributor for Electric Utility Vehicles

| June 20, 2019

Tropos Technologies, Inc. is a Silicon Valley-based startup that manufacturers all-electric utility e-LSVs – electric low-speed vehicles – and trucks The Wolter Group is headquartered in Brookfield, Wisconsin, where the vehicles will be assembled. Wolter Group is a family-owned and operated group of companies consisting of Wisconsin Lift Truck, Illinois Material Handling, Ellis Systems, Wolter […]

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Central Florida awards contract to New Flyer for up to 75 articulated transit buses

Central Florida awards contract to New Flyer for up to 75 articulated transit buses

| June 18, 2019

Contract calls for up to 75 compressed natural gas heavy-duty transit buses New Flyer of America announced that the Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority (“LYNX”) has issued a new contract for up to 75 compressed natural gas (“CNG”) Xcelsior® sixty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses, with a firm order for 25 buses (50 equivalent units or “EUs”) and […]

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Local Motors Brings Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge To Atlanta

Local Motors Brings Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge To Atlanta

| June 5, 2019

Georgia has made a uniquely forward-thinking commitment to self-driving vehicles Local Motors by LM Industries Group Inc., known for 3D-printed mobility solutions, is bringing its global fleet challenge for its autonomous shuttle, known as Olli, to Atlanta. The fleet challenge is part of an ongoing, first-of-its-kind, global initiative where Local Motors has invited municipalities, campuses and designated districts […]

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West Fargo Public Schools Purchases State’s First Blue Bird Electric School Bus

West Fargo Public Schools Purchases State’s First Blue Bird Electric School Bus

| June 4, 2019

School district adds first all-electric school bus with state grant assistance West Fargo Public Schools received the state’s first zero emissions electric bus, a Blue Bird Vision equipped with the Cummins PowerDrive system, enabling students to ride in an all-electric powered bus when they return to school in August.  “We’re estimating that we will save […]

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EPA Hits Sweet Spot in RFS Reform, Fuel Retailers Say

EPA Hits Sweet Spot in RFS Reform, Fuel Retailers Say

| June 3, 2019

Fuel marketers will continue to have a strong incentive to incorporate renewable fuels into the fuel supply NATSO, the national association representing truckstops and travel plazas, the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) and the Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers of America (SIGMA), the trade associations representing the fuel retailing community in the United States, today […]

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Bio-Based Diesel Fuels like Neste MY Renewable Diesel Deliver Largest Carbon Emission Reductions for California

Bio-Based Diesel Fuels like Neste MY Renewable Diesel Deliver Largest Carbon Emission Reductions for California

| May 31, 2019

Renewable diesel and biodiesel have reduced CO2 emissions by over 18 million tons According to new data gathered by the California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) Low Carbon Fuel Standard program, bio-based diesel fuels like Neste MY Renewable Diesel™ deliver the state’s biggest reduction in carbon emissions for the transportation sector. In 2018, the use of these bio-based fuels reduced 4.3 […]

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