electric school bus

Electric School Buses – A Complete Overview

I was fortunate enough to act as a chaperone for one of my kids’ field trips not so long ago. Bouncing up and down on a bench seat with no seat belt and wanting to rip my ears off because the cacophony of children screaming really took me back. I remember riding the bus to school somewhat fondly. There was something fun about it. While my school bus experiences have been overwhelmingly positive, there is no doubt that school buses are not good for the environment. According to this blog on the Thomas Built Buses website, diesel burning- school buses emit substantial amounts of harmful carbon monoxide (CO), nitrogen dioxide (NOx), particulate matter (PM) and hydrocarbons (NMHC) into the atmosphere. As with all transport, the future is all-electric. With that in mind, today we hope to ...