Lessons from Prince Edward Island, one of Canada’s leading jurisdictions in school transportation electrification.
Plea for electrification of the New Brunswick government’s school bus fleet.
Review of electric bus technologies and their charging systems, future developments, and key steps to consider for successful deployment to small and medium-sized school bus operators.
Latest CESBA updates, and electric school bus related work and news.
Learn about the issue of electric school buses in the Maritimes in this recorded webinar co-hosted in partnership with Ecology Action Centre.
Presentation and comparaison of the advantages and disadvantages of the various vehicle charging options available or in development.
Report quantifying the potential climate, health, and economic benefits of electric school buses adoption in BC and assessing the policy options to accelerate it.
Comprehensive overview of the U.S. electric school bus market with a catalog of electric school bus models available.
Checklist of elements to consider in the process of electrifying a heavy vehicle fleet.
White Paper reviewing the health and economic development opportunities for school bus electrification in Ontario and best practices elsewhere.
Chispa’s Clean Buses for Healthy Niños campaign webpage.
WRI’s Electric School Initiative webpage.
Presentation as part of the Electric School Bus Initiative about the U.S. EPA new Clean School Bus Program and the ways to leverage it for your school district and community.
Template pitch deck developed as part of the Electric School Bus Initiative for people to use in promoting electric school buses to their school districts and communities.
Guide developed as part of the Electric School Bus Initiative to help school districts prepare for discussions with their electric utility about school bus electrification.
Discussion with community leaders who work to bring the benefits of electric school buses to their schools to learn about their motivations, obstacles, path to solutions and other solutions in their journey.
Resource library for municipal stakeholders working on electric vehicles deployment.
Interactive online resource to establish a current and shared knowledge base for worldwide commercially available offerings of zero-emission medium- and heavy-duty vehicles.
Factsheet about the health impacts of diesel, gasoline and propane school buses and the benefits of transitioning New Brunswick’s school bus fleet to fully electric.
Review of the adverse effects of traffic-related air pollution on human health and the prevention and protection measures that can be taken to improve the associated health outcomes.
Dataset as part of the Electric School Bus Initiative to track electric school bus adoption across the U.S. organized by school district, with details like bus manufacturer, funding source and school district socio-economic characteristics.
Recommendations of themes for decolonization of power structures and empowerment of indigenous communities needed to guide planning and development towards achieving a zero-emissions energy sector by 2035 in Canada.
Overview of the links between environmental justice and heavy-duty transportation, and recommendations on the Action Plan of the Multi-State Medium- and Heavy-Duty Zero-Emission Vehicle Task Force led by the NESCAUM.
Modelling study exploring two scenarios to zero-emissions electricity by 2035 in Canada.
Progress from Our Northern Neighbors in Prince Edward Island
Recommendations to facilitate the electrification of school buses in Québec emanating from the work done in the context of the My Electric Bus campaign.
Presentation of the My Electric Bus campaign, aimed at sensitizing and supporting the various players in the school transportation sector in its transition to electrification.
Discussion with Stéphane Pascalon, expert in vehicle electrification, on the benefits and aspects of transportation electrification in Quebec as part of the My Electric Bus campaign.
Presentation by Hydro-Québec and the Ministère des transports du Québec on tips and tools for recharging school buses as part of the My Electric Bus campaign.
Virtual tour of Lion Electric’s electric bus manufacturing facility as part of the My Electric Bus campaign.
Study documenting the barriers to the deployment of electric school buses in Quebec and proposing recommendations to the Quebec government.
Evaluation of the costs and benefits associated with the use of electric vehicles to determine the cost effectiveness of V2G-capable electric school bus compared to a traditional diesel school bus.