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White House Proposal Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards, No Exception For California

Via NPR / August 2, 2018 10:16 AM ET Updated at 11:58 a.m. ET Image credit: Rich Pedroncelli/AP The Trump administration has proposed a rollback of Obama-era fuel efficiency and emissions standards, while simultaneously taking aim at California's unique ability to set more stringent rules. Und...

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More medium-duty electric trucks are coming to market

Seth Skydel, Author Via FE Fleet Equipqment Magazine When Mark Smith, program manager of technology integration with the Vehicle Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, spoke on the subject of fleet electrification at the recen...

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Electric vs. Diesel vs. Natural Gas: Which Bus is Best for the Climate?

Via Union of Concerned ScientistsJIMMY O'DEA, Vehicles Analyst | JULY 19, 2018, 1:05 PM EDT Battery electric buses – the people’s electric vehicle – are becoming more and more common. An increasing number of transit agencies – large and small – are making announce...

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NASEO: Alternative Fuel Vehicles Help Disaster Recovery, Fleet Resiliency

Via National BioDiesel Board's Biodiesel Industry NewsPosted July 23, 2018 by Cassie Powers and Barry Carr Alternative fuel vehicles can help build system resiliency by diversifying an emergency response fleet. If a storm or other emergency disrupts a state's primary fuel supply, emergency managers...

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