Posted inCity Hall, Commentary, Environment, Investigation

Who killed the electric bus? Halifax Transit turns down electric bus funding, opts to stick with diesel instead

City staff are “mothballing” an electric bus pilot project for which council had already approved $1 million in funding, in the process turning down another $2.25 million in federal funding secured to help fund the project, according to documents obtained under a Freedom of Information request. An electric bus generates about 62 fewer tonnes of […]