New research has found that nitrogen oxide emissions measured from propane school buses are about 95% less than those measured from diesel buses. Shown here are Blue Bird Vision propane school buses.
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Study Shows Propane School Buses Reduce Harmful Emissions

In research conducted by West Virginia University’s Center for Alternative Fuels Engines and Emissions, distance-specific nitrogen oxide emissions measured from propane buses were about 95% less than those measured from diesel buses.

White Plains (N.Y.) City School District works with school bus contractor National Express to operate five Type C Lion Electric Co. buses.
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Electric School Buses Power Up Savings, Efficiency

As electric buses become a more feasible option for pupil transporters, operators in the U.S. and Canada are noting various benefits, including charging efficiency, fuel savings, and the need for consistent maintenance training.

Duke Energy is proposing a $76 million initiative to spur electric vehicle adoption across North Carolina. Shown here is a Blue Bird Type D Electric School Bus.
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Duke Energy Proposes $76M Program for Electric Vehicles

The electric power holding company's proposal to the North Carolina Utilities Commission would help fund the adoption of electric school buses and electric public transportation, and would lead to almost 2,500 new charging stations across the state.

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