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California Officials Vote to Move Towards 100 Percent Electric City Buses


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The days of buses that run on diesel or natural gas are officially numbered in California. The California Air Resources Board — the state’s clean air agency — voted on a new rule that will require cities to shift to 100 percent electric buses. 

Though the various transit agencies have already shown their commitment to electric buses, officials are hoping the new rule — which will prevent the various cities’ transit agencies from buying non-electric buses — will move things along faster.