Hybrid Buses Coming to Tempe Arizona.|
The worlds largest order of hybrid-electric buses was recently placed by Tempe AZ. Several other communities are following suit. The city of Tempe ordered 31 Hybrid-Electric buses to supplement seven battery electric buses already in operation in Tempe.
Miami Beach has seven electric buses in operation and Tampa, Fl has 9 hybrid-electric buses on order. AVS of Chattanooga, TN is one of the major supplier of these environmental friendly buses. Diesel fumes have been linked to cancer.
source: Scatrax, a quarterly newsletter of the Southern Coalition for Advanced Transportation. www.advtrans.org