Bibb County students will be hitting the road next year in new, green buses. Bibb schools is the third district in the state to use propane buses. School officials say they are not only better for the environment, but they will save the school system thousands of dollars… (41 WMGT)
Monthly Archives: June 2013
School bus drivers from across the state got to show off their skills during the nation’s first propane school bus driver skills test. Sixty-three drivers competed in this year’s Georgia Pupil Transportation Competition… (41 WMGTt)
The largest school district in Arizona recently brought its fleet grand total to 89 after purchasing 61 additional school buses: 55 Blue Bird Propane Powered Vision 77-passenger buses and six 42-passenger, wheelchair-accessible buses… (School Bus Fleet)
Last week, the U.S. Energy Department’s Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its latest alternative fuel vehicle data. Bottom line: Alternative fuel vehicle usage continues to increase.Combine that with other EIA research showing conventional fuel prices are not backing down. In fact, the gap between conventional fuels and domestically produced gaseous fuels (propane autogas and natural gas) will remain significant through at least 2022.
Last year, school bus contractor Student Transportation Inc. (STI) and its subsidiary Student Transportation of America Inc. secured the largest transportation agreement in its history… (School Bus Fleet)
Mesa Public Schools has added 61 school buses to its fleet fueled by propane autogas, with a goal of operating the nation’s first all-propane yellow bus fleet… (School Bus Fleet)
The Mass Transportation Authority has a four-month new contract to purchase liquid propane to power its fleet of 57 mini-buses… (MLive.com)