Moving in a new direction always comes with some growing pains. For school bus fleets, those pains can move beyond headaches and anxiety, costing real dollars as well as precious time along the way. To create the right charging infrastructure for your electrified school bus fleet, you need questions answered, plans put in place, and the right partner helping drive the project forward.
The agency reports that school districts from all 50 states were competing for $500 million in allocated funds. Increased demand persuaded the EPA to raise the award pool to almost $1 billion for 2022.
The partnership between Voltus and Highland Electric Fleets using EV buses from Montgomery County Public Schools is expected to improve grid reliability in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland.
VIA Motors electric commercial trucks include Class 2 through Class 5 chassis cabs, cutaways, walk-in vans, and platforms with electric drive technology.
The tax credit, passed by the U.S. Congress as part of the Inflation Reduction Act, can claim about 37 cents per gallon for every gasoline gallon equivalent of propane autogas purchased.
The partnership brings together Stem's Athena clean-energy management platform with InCharge Energy's software platform to help EV fleet operators achieve their environmental, social, and governance goals.