USDOT Grants $2.3 million for LexTran electric buses

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – The U.S. Department of Transportation has announced a $2.3 million grant for the Transit Authority of Lexington so the city can purchase new electric buses. U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao made the announcement during a Greater...

Metro Transit to add electric buses in St. Louis starting in 2020

Metro Transit announced Wednesday that, by late 2020, it will begin to incorporate electric buses into its vehicle fleet. The St. Louis-area transit system will add two electric buses that year, thanks to a $1.45 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration’s...

Grant Allows Montgomery County To Buy Electric Buses for Its Fleet

Montgomery County has received a $1.75 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration to purchase the county’s first four electric buses and charging stations for its Ride On system. The electric buses are scheduled to serve route 18 in Takoma Park starting in...