Alternative fuels, eco- friendly technologies, TOD and LEED-certified facilities.
June 17, 2013
Partnership will provide access to the hydraulic hybrid-drive system to fleets in New England and...
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June 13, 2013
National public transportation awareness day encourages people to “dump the pump” by parking their...
June 10, 2013
Fuel cost savings to the Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority for these new vehicles...
June 5, 2013
In energy savings mode, the energy storage unit absorbs the energy generated by braking rail vehicles...
Metro Transit bought approximately 71,000 kilowatt hours of wind-generated electricity from energy supplier Xcel Energy’s Windsource program as part of an Earth Day event. This was just one of many components of its Go Greener initiative.
Part one of a two-part series, this article discusses some factors that should be considered — funding sources, feasibility and site viability — before an organization issues a Request for Qualifications or a Request for Proposal.
Roaring Fork currently has four Gillig CNG buses with tank assemblies from Agility Fuel Systems, using Type III cylinders from Worthington-SCI, with delivery of the remaining 18 set to occur in July.
A new facility is scheduled to begin operations this spring, and the agency just received its first 30 Gillig CNG buses in February.
Custom Printed Public Safety Vests
American Safety Vest's new five-point breakaway public safety vests meet ANSI/ISEA207-2006 standards, are available in fluorescent orange and lime green, and can be custom printed, front and back, with the name of the organization. A number of printing colors are available. The solid fabric vests can have printing on their refl ective stripes and in large letters on the back. Mesh vests can be printed, but only on the reflective stripes.
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This year, SEPTA won the overall Grand Champion Award, which recognizes the system with the highest combined bus operator and maintenance team combined score.
Upon first glance, it might seem as if the new federal transportation law, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century, was a setback for transit oriented development.
In early February, House T&I Chairman John L. Mica (R-FL) and members of the committee held a press conference to unveil its five-year, $260 billion transportation authorization proposal.
Opponents ignore all the evidence that shows that public transportation is one investment that contributes to sustainable economic growth, that you really can have green investments.
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