It’s a new and exciting day in the school bus industry. With electric vehicle technology advancing at a rapid pace, the feasibility for electric school buses is becoming a reality for many districts across the nation, not just those in California and New York. But after you decide that you want to convert to electric, how do you get started? To be honest, it can seem overwhelming, but it is not impossible with the right help.
Today, leading school bus manufacturer Thomas Built Buses is offering state-of-the-art electric school bus technology with their Saf-T-Liner® C2 Jouley electric school bus. And more than that, Thomas Built is also paving the way for districts to go electric. Thomas Built Buses’ dealers and a growing team of EV specialists are meeting one-on-one with customers to help them navigate this new world of electric school buses. From grant application processes to partnering with utility providers, Thomas Built Buses is making it easy for districts to convert to electric school buses.
If you are thinking about converting to electric school buses, here is a list of a few things to consider when getting started on the road to EV.
Taking these steps will ensure that you will be well on your way to a successful school year with new electric school buses.