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New Flyer signs the Transportation Electrification Accord

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The Transportation Electrification Accord is America’s first multi-sector accord New Flyer has signed the Transportation Electrification Accord (TEA). The TEA provides a roadmap to electrification, with a shared vision for an equitable and prosperous future through communicating economic, social, and environmental benefits of electrified transportation. New Flyer joins Fortune 500 companies …

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Utah launches zero-emission transit in Salt Lake City with buses from New Flyer

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New Flyer will provide five of its 40-foot Xcelsior CHARGE buses New Flyer of America, the US subsidiary of NFI Group, the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, has announced that the Utah Transit Authority (UTA) has awarded New Flyer a contract for …

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TransLink orders two Xcelsior Charge buses

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The order for the two buses was facilitated by CUTRIC New Flyer Industries Canada ULC, a Canadian subsidiary of NFI Group, the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, has announced a new contract with the South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority (TransLink) for …

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New Flyer pledges to CALSTART’s Global Commercial Drive to Zero

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The pledge aims to have zero emission vehicles dominate new sales by 2040 New Flyer of America, the US subsidiary of NFI Group, the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, has signed on to CALSTART’s Global Commercial Drive to Zero (D2Z) pledge in …

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New Flyer strikes two EV deals

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New Flyer will become the first company outside Volvo to join OppCharge in America Canadian bus maker New Flyer has made new announcements about its electric vehicle operations. Firstly, New Flyer, along with subsidiaries of NFI Group Inc., the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in …

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WMATA to add 12 more emission-reducing hybrid-electric buses from New Flyer

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New Flyer’s buses will move passengers around Washington, DC New Flyer of America Inc. , the US subsidiary of NFI Group Inc., the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, announced an order from Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) for twelve 60-foot articulated …

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MCI electric coach hits North American highways

ICE-powered MCI J4500.

The long-range, all-electric J4500e coach is scheduled for full production in January 2020 Motor Coach Industries (MCI), a subsidiary of Canada’s New Flyer Industries, has announced that its all-electric J4500e prototype successfully completed a phase one testing. The coach demonstrated a flawless run at low and high speeds up to …

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Canada launches e-bus project

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Canada to trial fast-charging and electric bus routes in Vancouver, and Brampton and York, Ontario Natural Resources Canada has announced a new C$1.2 million investment in the South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority’s (TransLink) demonstration project, covering the installation of overhead charging stations for electric buses in Vancouver. Canada’s two …

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New York to test electric buses

New Flyer's Xcelsior battery electric bus

New York launches evaluation program using advanced Xcelsior buses from New Flyer Beginning this month, the New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), acting through the New York City Transit Authority (NYCT), is to launch its electric bus test and evaluation program of five Xcelsior CHARGE™ battery-electric, 40ft heavy-duty transit …

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