Of the money that Volkswagen was ordered last year by the U.S. Department of Justice to pay for attempting to cheat federal emissions standards, $2.7 billion will be distributed among states and U.S. territories “to invest in transportation projects that will reduce NOx emissions,” says the National Association of State Energy Officials.
Monthly Archives: August 2017
As an airport contractor, ACE Parking had some influence to switch its vehicle from diesel to a cleaner alternative fuel. The options included CNG and propane autogas. ACE first tried CNG. After running its shuttle fleet on CNG for several years, ACE began to implement its propane initiative.
The meeting included information about a new fleet of propane school buses that one local district plans to roll out this school year.
Iconic yellow school buses are starting to roll out once again to mark the start of the new school year. This includes the 10,000th propane school bus manufactured by our partner, Blue Bird.
When Paulding County children go to their first day of school Tuesday, they will head to campus on new 25 new propane-fueled buses. Propane-fueled buses are quieter and environmentally-friendly. School officials said emissions pollution from the buses is nearly nonexistent.