Tag: Federal Transit Administration

Federal Transit Administration awards nearly $9 million for biodiesel buses

Federal Transit Administration awards nearly $9 million for biodiesel buses

November 28, 2019 |

In Washington, the Federal Transit Administration awarded the City of Longview, Wash. $1.56 million to purchase new low-floor biodiesel buses to replace older buses that have exceeded their useful life. The new buses will be operated by RiverCities Transit and will improve access, mobility and transit service for residents of Kelso and Longview. The City […]

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Biofuels left behind in major Federal Transit Administration bus grant program

Biofuels left behind in major Federal Transit Administration bus grant program

October 3, 2018 |

In Washington, of the $366.2 million in grants awarded last week by the Federal Transit Administration to improve America’s bus systems, only one project associated with biofuels was awarded. The nearly $6.4 million grant was awarded to the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority who will receive funding to expand its biodiesel bus fleet. The project […]

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