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VW Trust Effective Date - October 2, 2017

Via Cassie Powers National Association of State Energy Officals The final paperwork for the Volkswagen Settlement's Environmental Mitigation Trust was filed today, and the Trust Effective Date is October 2, 2017. States will have 60 days to submit their Certification for Beneficiary Status, whic...

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2017 School Bus Rebate Program Now Accepting Applications

Over $7 Million Available | Up to $1 Million for Retrofits Need help paying for that new school bus or upgrade? EPA is offering an opportunity to receive up to $20,000 per vehicle to replace your older school buses, and up to $6,000 per vehicle for retrofits. Older school buses without emission r...

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University Study Finds NatGas Beats Diesel in Low-duty Nox

Written by Claudia Newton Via School Transportation News A study performed by the University of California, Riverside’s College of Engineering and Center for Environmental Research and Technology (CE-CERT) examines the benefits of a low-emissions Cummins natural gas engine versus a standa...

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Blue Bird Holds Electric School Bus Ride and Drive

Written by Ryan Gray Via School Transportation News Blue Bird said feedback was “overwhelmingly positive” during an event this month that allowed energy company representatives to get behind the wheel of its new line of electric school buses. The Sept. 1 event i...

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