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CALSTART Press Releases 2018

  • CALSTART Announces Nation’s First Commercial Electric Aircraft Project
    Fresno, CA – CALSTART, in partnership with the cities of Reedley and Mendota, today are launching the Sustainable Aviation Project; the nation’s first production all-electric aircraft project designed to develop pilot training opportunities using zero emission electric airplanes. Funding for the project was provided by the Fresno County Measure C through the Fresno County Rural Transportation Authority.

  • Industry Group Responds to EPA Plan to Weaken Car Standards
    Pasadena, CA - In response to the Environmental Protection Agency Administrator’s announcement today that the current 2025 federal light-duty vehicle standards need to be weakened, John Boesel, President and CEO of CALSTART – a national industry group with over 185 members, issued the following statement:
  • New Survey Shows Automotive Suppliers Strongly Back Federal Fuel Economy Standards
    PASADENA, Calif. - Major automotive suppliers see current national fuel economy standards as a boon for company job growth and industry investment and don’t want to see them altered by policymakers.That’s according to an annual survey commissioned by CALSTART, an automotive technology industry group.

  • New Long Range Zero Emission Bus Unveiled at Pioneering Transit Property
    Coachella Valley, CA – SunLine Transit Agency put into service today a new zero emission bus that will have the capability to cover any route in its service territory – even with the air conditioner operating at maximum levels in the middle of the summer.

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