electric buses

Electric SEPTA Bus
Paul Kurtz | KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
June 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- SEPTA passengers in South Philadelphia are settling into quieter rides now that the transit agency has added electric buses to its fleet. Joe Roccuzzo, a veteran mechanic, was among the first to be trained, and now he's giving guidance to the drivers. "This whole bus...
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Kelly Flanigan, PennEnvironment global warming colutions campaign associate, spoke of the benefits of electric buses.
Paul Kurtz | KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
May 03, 2018 - 6:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Environmental advocates are citing a new report on the adverse health effects caused by diesel fuel in order to call on SEPTA and Philadelphia schools to transition to electric-powered buses. Dozens of advocates flocked outside City Hall Thursday to hear the release...
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