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Jul 26, 2017, 15:00 ET California Governor Brown Commemorates New Proterra LA Manufacturing Facility

Today, joined by California Governor Jerry Brown, Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, officially commemorated...


Jun 23, 2017, 08:00 ET Park City Taps Proterra for Utah's First Zero-Emission, Battery-Electric Mass Transit Fleet

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Park City Transit has deployed Utah's first...


Jun 13, 2017, 05:00 ET Proterra Closes $55 Million Series 6 with Generation Investment Management LLP and BMW i Ventures

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that it has closed a $55 million Series 6 round, on the...


Jun 06, 2017, 12:41 ET Global Charging Standardization Organization Welcomes Proterra as First North American EV Bus Manufacturer Member

Today, the Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN e.V.), an international organization developing and establishing the Combined Charging System...


May 31, 2017, 15:44 ET Proterra Names JoAnn Covington, Silicon Valley Attorney, as Chief Legal Officer and Head of Government Relations

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that JoAnn Covington has joined the management team as chief...


May 31, 2017, 08:01 ET Former Chief Financial Officer of AMG, Amy Ard, Joins Proterra as CFO

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Amy Ard has joined the management team as chief...


May 31, 2017, 08:00 ET Proterra Names JoAnn Covington, Silicon Valley Attorney, as Chief Legal Officer and Head of Government Relations

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that JoAnn Covington has joined the management team as chief...


May 08, 2017, 08:00 ET Proterra Launches New Diagnostic Tool and Cold Weather Package for Improved Operational Efficiency of Battery-Electric Buses

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced the addition of the Proterra Diagnostic Tool and the...


May 02, 2017, 08:00 ET Emphasizing Safe, Intelligent Transportation, Proterra Begins First Autonomous Bus Program in the United States

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced the company is initiating the industry's first autonomous...


Apr 13, 2017, 08:00 ET Proterra Continues North American Market Leadership with Milestone Deployment to San Joaquin RTD

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that it delivered its 100th battery-electric bus, destined...


Mar 30, 2017, 08:00 ET Former Two-Term Governor of Michigan, Jennifer Granholm, Joins Proterra's Board

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric bus transportation, announced that Jennifer Granholm, the first female former attorney...


Mar 14, 2017, 07:00 ET Proterra CEO Ryan Popple Named Silicon Valley Leadership Group Board Member

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that the Silicon Valley Leadership Group (SVLG) has named...


Feb 08, 2017, 14:55 ET Proterra Names Matt Horton Chief Commercial Officer, Following Rapid Sales Growth

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Matt Horton has been named the chief commercial...


Jan 18, 2017, 08:00 ET Proterra Secures Largest Electric Bus Order in North America with King County Metro

Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced an additional order from King County Metro that will include...


Jan 17, 2017, 12:42 ET Park City To Debut Proterra® Electric Express Bus At Sundance Film Festival

Park City Transit and Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced that Park City Transit will operate a...


Jan 03, 2017, 08:00 ET Proterra Secures $140M In Series 5 Funding For New High-Growth Phase Of Capacity Expansion And Product Development

Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced that it has raised $140 million in a Series 5 round....


Dec 12, 2016, 06:00 ET Proterra Continues its March into New England as Pioneer Valley Transit Authority Acquires its First Battery-Electric Proterra Buses

Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced its newest customer in the Northeast, Pioneer Valley Transit...


Nov 16, 2016, 08:00 ET The California Air Resources Board Awards Funding To San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District To Deploy 15 Proterra® Buses

Today, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) awarded funding to the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District (SJVAPCD) to deploy 15...


Oct 12, 2016, 08:00 ET Proterra Names Honeywell and Tesla Manufacturing Veteran, Josh Ensign as Chief Operating Officer

Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation announced today that Josh Ensign has joined its management team as chief...


Sep 15, 2016, 14:22 ET Proterra to Display Electric Bus at National Drive Electric Week in Richmond

WHAT:            As part of National Drive Electric Week 2016 (NDEW), a nationwide...


Sep 12, 2016, 07:00 ET Proterra Catalyst® E2 Series Sets New Industry Precedent with a Nominal Range of up to 350 Miles

APTA 2016 -- Today at the American Public Transit Association (APTA) Annual Meeting, Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric...


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...