Electric buses will soon be on the job in Chittenden County – Associated Press

Good for air quality and carbon reduction, the two Green Mountain Transit Authority electric buses cost $2 million combined.

"The company, along with the Burlington Electric Department, unveiled the e-buses Tuesday, saying they will help to cut down on carbon emissions and provide quiet transportation along service routes in Burlington and Chittenden County. “The arrival of the state’s first two electric buses marks an important milestone for our Net Zero Energy city response to the Climate Crisis in Burlington,” Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger said in a statement. “These E-buses will be powered by BED’s 100 percent renewably-sourced electricity instead of fossil fuels and will improve air quality.”

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