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2014-09-10 23:04:21

Toshiba has been selected as the battery supplier for the all-electric, zero-emission bus from Proterra Inc., the leading electric vehicle transit bus manufacturer. The new fleet will use Toshiba’s Rechargeable Batteries (SCiB™), a safe rechargeable battery solution with high-rate performance and long-life capabilities that is used in a wide range of applications, from EVs to grid energy storage. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Toshiba announced today that it has been selected...

2014-05-27 16:20:24

DUBLIN, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6j8xx7/global_electric) has announced the addition of the "Global Electric Bus Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The analysts forecast the Global Electric Bus market to grow at a CAGR of 16.26 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the improved overall performance of these...

2011-06-13 12:00:00

GOLDEN, Colo., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Proterra Inc (www.proterra.com), a leading maker of zero-emission commercial transit solutions, today announced an investment of $30 million to accelerate the commercialization of its world-leading, fast-charge battery electric transit buses and automated bus charging system. The investment is being led by Silicon Valley venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), and also includes GM Ventures, Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Vision Ridge...

2010-12-16 05:00:00

GOLDEN, Colo., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Proterra Inc., the leading maker of zero-emission commercial transit solutions, today announced the completion of its first bus assembled entirely at its Phase 1 manufacturing facility in Greenville, S.C. The Phase 1 facility at 25 Whitlee Court is manufacturing Proterra's EcoRide BE35(TM) buses and FastFill(TM) charging stations. Additionally, Proterra is working aggressively with local support to break ground on its larger state-of-the-art...

2010-11-10 04:00:00

GOLDEN, Colo., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Proterra Inc, a leading maker of zero-emission commercial transit solutions, today announced that five major urban transit agencies received more than $25 million in grants from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to purchase 20 fast charge battery electric transit buses and 4 EV charging stations. The only vehicles that can meet the specifications in the grants are Proterra's EcoRide BE35(TM) buses and FastFill(TM) Charging Stations. The...

2010-08-31 10:49:00

GOLDEN, Colo., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Proterra, Inc., a leading maker of zero-emission commercial transit solutions, today announced the first major deployment of its EcoRide BE35(TM) zero-emission, fast-charge battery-electric transit buses by Foothill Transit, a premier public transport provider that operates bus services in Southern San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys, located in the eastern portion of Los Angeles County. On Sep. 3, Foothill Transit will launch the Proterra EcoRide...

2010-08-31 05:00:00

GOLDEN, Colo., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Proterra, Inc., a leading maker of zero-emission commercial transit solutions, today announced the first major deployment of its EcoRide BE35 zero-emission, fast-charge battery-electric transit buses by Foothill Transit, a premier public transport provider that operates bus services in Southern San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys, located in the eastern portion of Los Angeles County. On Sep. 3, Foothill Transit will launch the Proterra EcoRide BE35...

2010-06-16 05:00:00

GOLDEN, Colo., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Proterra Inc. (www.proterra.com), a leading maker of clean commercial transit solutions including zero-emission city buses, today announced that Marc Gottschalk, co-chair of the Energy and Clean Technology practice at Silicon Valley powerhouse law firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati (WSGR), has joined the company as Chief Business Development Officer and General Counsel. Proterra is a Colorado-based manufacturer of zero-emission, heavy-duty...


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