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Imagine If Your Electric Bus Could Go Forever ...

December 15, 2013 by Tina Casey

Electric Vehicles and Transit

The power management and automotive company Eaton has just introduced its new HyperCharger wireless charging system for electric buses in Europe, demonstrating once again that electric vehicle technology provides new opportunities that liquid fuels have a hard time beating.[read more]

Less Driving

May 15, 2009 by RyanAvent

Over at Streetsblog, Elana Schor discusses some principles Jay Rockefeller and Frank Lautenberg have set out for new transportation legislation: Reduce national per-capita motor vehicle miles traveled on an annual basis; Cut national motor vehicle-related fatalities in half by 2030; Cut national surface transportation-generated carbon...[read more]

"Small but much appreciated" victory for public transportation in the final House Simulus Bill

February 11, 2009 by Chris Schultz

After the disappointment of learning that only 1.2% of the stimulus bill would be dedicated to public transportation, I reached out a policy analyst at Building America's Future, a coalition led by Governor's Ed Rendell and Arnold Schwarzenegger and Mayor Mike Bloomberg that is lobbying members of Congress to increase funding for our...[read more]