May 9, 2013
The program is the first of its kind in North Texas and was launched to the public on Earth Day.
August 22, 2012
By 2018, more than 75,000 electric drivetrain buses will be in service around the world.
August 7, 2012
Recognized for effective use of the “single stream” recycling process, which allows them to throw plastic, paper and glass recyclables in one recycling container. Other initiatives included the installation of light and motion detectors and energy-efficient hand dryers, as well as stationing recycling bins at each work station.
August 3, 2012
A project design report notes "the use of concrete ties resulted in estimated track costs from 10% to 15% lower than the use of timber ties using conventional track construction methods. If a mechanized track laying system were to be employed, costs could be as much as 40% lower."
May 21, 2012
MTA's new fuel cell bus is hybrid-electric, zero emission and powered by a 120 kW UTC Power PureMotion fuel cell system.
April 3, 2012
While other cities have joined Broward County Transit's campaign to promote public transportation with pro-public transit slogans stenciled on its sidewalks, the city of Hollywood rejected it, due to concerns over inviting graffiti.
March 22, 2012
The John J. Duncan Jr. Knoxville Station Transit Center, which opened in August 2010, is the first Silver LEED-certified government building in Knoxville.
March 2, 2012
The shelters, built with recyclable materials, are estimated to save taxpayers about $54,000 a year in energy costs.
February 28, 2012
Will provide 400 kilowatts of power to the agency’s 330,000-square-foot headquarters facility. Thermal energy from the fuel cell will be used to preheat two boilers that support the building's primary heating system.
February 13, 2012
The two cars are expected to help commuting students be more environmentally friendly.
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