Under Grant Funding Opportunity GFO-17-607 (School Bus Replacement for California School Districts and County Offices of Education), California school districts can apply for a share of $94.1 million in funding to purchase new electric or CNG school buses, as well as charging and fueling infrastructure.
CALSTART is opening an office in Troy, MI to serve the Midwest. The goal is to “create more jobs by being leaders in high-efficiency and low-carbon transportation technologies and vehicles that will dominate the global industry in the decades to come”.
Nine states, California, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, and New Jersey, released a new Multi-State Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Action Plan for 2018-2021 to support implementation of ZEV programs. The plan seeks to build on the 2014 plan and expand light-duty electric vehicle implementation.