31 Jan '17, 5am

UC Irvine Converts Bus Fleet Over to Electric and Fuel Cell Vehicles

UC Irvine Converts Bus Fleet Over to Electric and Fuel Cell Vehicles

The University Of California, Irvine will become the first U.S. college campus to switch its entire bus fleet over to zero emission vehicles. During the 2017-18 school year, the university will deploy 20 all-electric buses manufactured by Chinese vehicle maker BYD. These buses will join up with a hydrogen fuel cell bus currently giving rides to students on campus, replacing diesel-powered buses. UC Irvine will be investing about $15 million in the BYD buses. It’s being funded by students, coming out of student tuition fees supporting what’s called the Anteater Express shuttle service. “The vehicles are being built at the company’s Lancaster, Calif. plant to roll onto campus for the 2017-18 academic year, joining a hydrogen electric bus to provide more than 2 million pollution-free rides annually,” said the university in a statement. “Undergraduates voted to pay up to $40 p...

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