GREEN SCHOOL BUSES * USA:
* Montana - East Helena Public Schools gets funds for clean diesel buses
(Photo: E. Helena, school bus)
East Helena,MON,USA-The Independent Record, by ALEXANDER DEEDY -November 03, 2014: -- East Helena Public Schools has received grant funding from the Montana Department of Environmental Quality to help fund the replacement of two school buses with clean diesel buses, DEQ announced last week... The school district will replace buses that were manufactured in 1998 and 2001, Superintendent Ron Whitmoyer said... The East Helena district is one of five in the state that received funding to replace a total of 10 buses, DEQ stated. The organization received applications for 13 replacements. The grant money was provided to the DEQ by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in an effort to reduce diesel emissions...
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