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2014-08-18 23:04:06

The California Highway Patrol has approved ADOMANI's solar fueled all-electric 50 passenger type-D school bus for the new school year. Milpitas, California (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has approved the ADOMANI all-electric Blue Bird® school bus for transportation. ADOMANI and the Gilroy Unified School District collaborated to produce a solar fueled all-electric 50 passenger type-D school bus. CHP approval was the final step before the bus was...

2014-06-17 12:20:51

WINNIPEG, June 17, 2014 /CNW/ - The investigation report (R13W0083) released today by the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) determined that the school bus driver was unaware of the approaching train. As the driver proceeded from a stop onto a public passive level crossing, the bus was struck by the train. On 26 March 2013, at about 1515 Central Standard Time, CN freight train L50041-26 was proceeding eastward on the Lampman Subdivision when it struck a southbound...

2014-05-28 23:14:30

David Perecman of The Perecman Firm warns of stop sign running following an accident involving two school buses at an intersection in Long Island, New York. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Two school buses collided at an intersection on Long Island after one of the buses ran a stop sign. Only one child was on-board at the time of the accident. The crash was caught on video, reported CBS News (5.21.14). The surveillance video showed the larger bus running a stop sign before...

2014-03-24 20:21:07

Teamster Drivers Describe Bus Problems, Safety Hazards at Durham School Services CHARLESTON, S.C., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teamster school bus drivers were joined by parents, community, political and faith leaders, as well as representatives from Teamsters Local 509, at Monday night's Charleston County School Board meeting. They raised safety and service concerns with Durham School Services, the transportation contractor for Charleston County schools....

2014-03-03 08:20:15

Powered by Motiv Power Systems and built by Trans Tech Bus, this new zero-emission school bus means students can breathe easy FOSTER CITY, Calif., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kings Canyon Unified School District (KCUSD), in California's San Joaquin Valley, leads the nation as the only school district using an all-electric school bus to transport students. KCUSD ordered four buses from Trans Tech Bus, featuring electric powertrains from Motiv Power Systems. The new electric school...

2014-01-15 04:21:11

LONDON, January 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Urges FirstGroup to reconsider its premature rejection of the Sandell Plan Publishes White Paper detailing the operational and financial benefits of the Sandell Plan Believes there is strong shareholder support for its ideas Sandell Asset Management Corp. ("Sandell"), a significant investor in FirstGroup plc. ("FirstGroup" or the "Company") with an...

2013-11-21 23:23:23

Dell began using the Dual-Vision™ two years ago for accident prevention and student management security; today 100% of their 145 school bus fleet is equipped with the automotive event recorder with all vehicles operate daily. Queens, NY (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Increasing awareness of unsafe driving habits has forced law makers to implement harsher penalties for those who do not comply with new distracted driving laws. These laws have made it a necessity for fleet owners to take...

2013-11-18 23:28:08

JMR Graphics, a nationwide truck wraps manufacturer comments on the Jackson School District’s new strategy, offering advertising space on its fleet of buses to offset rising transportation costs. Central Islip, NY (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Nationwide truck wraps manufacturer, JMR Graphics, comments on Jackson School District’s new advertising space being offered on buses to offset rising transportation costs. According to a November 14, 2013 article published by AsburyParkPress.com...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.