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Old 12-04-2013, 09:42 AM
 
Location: Greenville, SC
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I knew it all along. Gsupstate was right: https://www.gsabusiness.com/news/497...-transit?rss=0 It's over for Proterra. They're doomed.
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Old 09-09-2014, 08:40 AM
 
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Proterra Among 24 Companies Recognized as a Leading Global Technology Pioneer

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Proterra Inc., the leading provider of zero-emission, battery-electric transit solutions, has been honored as a 2015 Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum (WEF). One of only 24 companies selected worldwide, Proterra is the only company on this prestigious list serving the mass transit sector.
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Old 09-10-2014, 12:19 PM
 
Location: Piedmont, SC
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Electric buses: Proterra wants to rid America of emission-spewing buses.

Found this today on Slashdot.
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Old 02-06-2015, 08:15 AM
 
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Proterra lands nearly $30 million in new business

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More than half of $55 million in grants announced Thursday by the Federal Transit Administration will be used to buy battery-powered buses and chargers made by Proterra in Greenville.
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Downtown trolleys replaced with zero-emission vehicles

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The future of transportation was unveiled on Monday as Louisville’s all electric Zerobus fleet launched, replacing the city’s renowned high-polluting trolleys.
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The 10 zero-emission, all-electric buses will provide fare-free rides for passengers along Main, Market and Fourth streets.
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The CEO of Proterra, the company that designed the buses, said the $11 million investment made up of funding from federal and state grants matches with the mayor's vision for a greener city.
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Duluth to receive six electric buses

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a half-dozen of which are bound for Duluth along with two charging stations.

A local share of roughly $1.1 million brings the total project cost to nearly $7.5 million. The buses will be built at Proterra Manufacturing in Greenville, S.C.
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Old 02-06-2015, 08:47 AM
 
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I was in Phoenix for some pre-Superbowl work and they have a really nice electric tram system that runs downtown. Very cool looking and provided neat transportation options for people there.
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Old 03-26-2015, 05:08 AM
 
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EV Bus Manufacturer Reaches 1 Million Miles in Revenue Service

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Proterra Inc., manufacturer of zero-emissions battery-electric buses, recently congratulated its customers on achieving a major milestone for the EV industry: logging one million miles in revenue service. The company celebrated this achievement with an event at its plant in Greenville, S.C. honoring its transit agency partners for their leadership as EV pioneers.

Proterra presented each transit agency with an award recognizing them as one of the early pioneers in EV bus technology adoption and honoring their role in building the future of mass transit and sustainable urban mobility.

By combining performance, efficiency and flexibility, Proterra buses offer the lowest per passenger cost and environmental impact of any transit bus technology—electric, diesel, hybrid or natural gas. Proterra has now received orders from 14 different transit agencies in cities across North America. Over the course of their 1,000,000 miles in service, Proterra customers have saved nearly 250,000 gallons of fossil fuel and have eliminated nearly 3.5 million pounds of emissions from being released into the environment.
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