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Propane School Buses Back In Business in South Carolina

South Carolina's Department of Education (DOE) took receipt of the first propane school buses in the state since the 1980s with the purchase of...

Recorded: Propane Buses – The Smart Choice for Schools

School Transportation News will host a free webinar from the Propane Education & Research Council on March 9. Focused on propane autogas and its general...

VW Settlement Shaping Up for a Yellow Bus Feast

Volkswagen is learning a $20 billion lesson: Don’t cheat. The much-publicized case of falsifying emissions tests in its 2.0- and 3.0-liter...

Blue Bird Awarded $4.4 Million to Develop Electric School Bus

WASHINGTON—In December 2016, the Department of Energy announced that they would be awarding $15 million to organizations in an effort to accelerate the adoption...

NASDPTS: Contact State Directors for Tapping VW Settlement Fund

Student transporters interested in applying for their share of a $2.7-billion national trust fund for replacing or retrofitting diesel school buses should use their...

EPA Announces Latest School Bus Rebate Awards

School districts and private contractor companies in 88 communities in 27 states are divvying up $7.7 million in EPA rebates to replace or retrofit...

Orland School District Adds 79 Propane-Fueled School Buses for the School Year

ORLAND PARK, Ill. — Orland School District 135 partnered with Cook-Illinois Corporation to add 79 Blue Bird Vision Propane buses that will help lower...

Mo. District Takes Over School Busing, Expects to Save $500K

The Rockwood School District west of St. Louis has its name on the side of school buses for the first time in 42 years...

Montreal School Board Receives First Electric School Bus

Commission scolaire de Montreal (CSDM) received the city's first all-electric school bus, signaling the school board's intent to eventually transition towards zero emissions for...

$7M Available from EPA for School Bus Replacements, Retrofits

School districts, municipalities, tribal governments and private transportation contractors can apply through Nov. 1 for rebate funds to pay for replacing older diesel school...

November 2018

Nicole Portee of Denver Public Schools personifies industry leadership. Here, she poses with several of the district’s...

Buyer’s Guide 2018

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Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...