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Aug 26, 2016, 08:00 ET Battery-Electric Proterra Buses Usher Illinois Quad Cities Closer to Zero-Emission Future

Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced that the Illinois Quad Cities' MetroLINK transit...


Jul 27, 2016, 07:00 ET 8 FTA Low-No Grant Winners To Purchase 35 Proterra Electric Transit Buses

 Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced that eight new and existing customers have won Federal...


Jul 22, 2016, 14:00 ET Free EV Bus Rides for All, as SEPTA, Proterra, and PECO Democratize Transportation at the 2016 Democratic National Convention

 As the nation converges on Philadelphia for the historic 2016 Democratic National Convention (DNC), the Southeastern Pennsylvania...


Jun 28, 2016, 08:00 ET Proterra Opens its Electric Vehicle Fast-Charging Technology to Mass Transit Industry

 In a significant move intended to accelerate widespread EV technology adoption and infrastructure development, Proterra, the leading...


May 16, 2016, 08:00 ET Proterra Announces Advancements in Battery Technology for Heavy Duty Transit

Proterra, the market leader of zero-emission, battery-electric buses in North America, today announced a new battery design for the Proterra...


May 16, 2016, 08:00 ET Proterra Launches EV Simulator to Showcase Ease of Transitioning to Battery-Electric Transit

Proterra, the market leader of zero-emission, battery-electric buses in North America, today announced the addition of the Proterra® EV...


Apr 21, 2016, 06:00 ET SEPTA, Foothill Transit and King County Metro Join Proterra's Growing Roster of FTA Low-No Grant Program Winners

Proterra, the market leader of zero-emission, battery-electric buses in North America, today announced that SEPTA, Foothill Transit and King County...


Feb 02, 2016, 08:00 ET First Student-led Transit Agency in the U.S. to Prioritize EV mass transit

 Proterra, the leading provider of zero-emission, battery-electric buses, today announced that it will begin supplying buses to campus...


Sep 15, 2015, 08:00 ET Nashville Re-Ups with Proterra, Adding More Zero-Emission Buses to the Music City

 Today Proterra, the leading provider of zero-emission, battery-electric buses, announced that Nashville's Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)...


Sep 03, 2015, 06:00 ET The Proterra® Catalyst™ Bus Shatters Electric Vehicle Range Perceptions by Traveling 258 Miles on a Single Charge at Michelin's Laurens Proving Grounds (LPG)

Proterra, the leading provider of zero-emission battery electric buses, announced today that the company's 40-foot Catalyst XR bus drove 258 miles...


Jun 30, 2015, 12:05 ET Proterra Raises $55M in Strategic Financing to Meet Customer Demand for ZEV Transit Solutions

Proterra, the leading provider of zero-emission battery-electric buses, today announced the completion of Strategic Financing that will fund the...


Jun 10, 2015, 08:00 ET The Proterra® Catalyst™ Zero-Emission Bus, Breaks Records at Altoona in Efficiency, Gradeability, Weight and Acceleration

Proterra, the leading provider of zero-emission battery-electric buses, announced today that it has not only completed the structural testing...


Apr 20, 2015, 08:00 ET Proterra Named 2015 New Energy Pioneer at 8th Annual Bloomberg New Energy Finance Summit

 Bloomberg New Energy Finance has announced Proterra Inc., the leading provider of zero-emission battery-electric buses, as a 2015 New Energy...


Apr 08, 2015, 18:00 ET Proterra Wins $3M California Energy Commission Grant to Expand Advanced Manufacturing of Zero-Emissions Transit Buses to West Coast

The California Energy Commission today awarded a $3 million grant to Proterra, the leading provider of zero-emission battery-electric buses, at its...


Apr 08, 2015, 18:00 ET As Demand for Electric Mass Transit in Southern California Grows, L.A. County's Foothill Transit Places Fourth Order with Proterra, Expanding its EV Bus Fleet to 30

 Today Proterra, the leading provider of zero-emission battery-electric buses, announced that Foothill Transit, the primary public transit...