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Nov 19, 2020, 09:00 ET Proterra Celebrates Its 1,000th Battery-Electric Bus Sold With Broward County Transit Purchase

Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced that Broward County Transit (BCT) has agreed to purchase 12...


Nov 13, 2020, 09:00 ET Proterra Announces Gareth Joyce as President of Proterra Powered and Energy

Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced Gareth Joyce as President of its Proterra Powered and Energy...


Oct 28, 2020, 09:00 ET New Proterra EV Charging Solutions Enable Full Fleet Electrification For Commercial Vehicles

As communities across North America drive toward 100% clean transportation, Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation,...


Oct 15, 2020, 09:00 ET Proterra Secures $200M Investment from Cowen Sustainable Advisors, Soros Fund Management, Generation Investment Management, and Broadscale Group

Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced a $200 million investment led by Cowen Sustainable Advisors LLC...


Sep 15, 2020, 09:00 ET Proterra Unveils the Proterra ZX5™ Next-Generation Battery-Electric Transit Vehicle

Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today introduced its newest battery-electric transit vehicle, the Proterra ZX5™...


Aug 25, 2020, 09:00 ET Proterra Unveils New Customizable Battery Pack to Power Wide Range of Heavy-Duty Commercial Vehicles

Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today unveiled its newest series of battery packs, the H Series, which offers a...


Aug 18, 2020, 16:00 ET Bustech Selects Proterra Powered™ as Battery Technology Supplier for New Electric Transit Bus in Australia

Bustech, Australia's award winning advanced bus manufacturer, and Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today...


Jul 28, 2020, 11:45 ET Optimal Electric Vehicles, LLC. Partners with Proterra Powered™ for Production of First All-Electric Low-Floor Cutaway Shuttle Bus in North America

Optimal Electric Vehicles, LLC (Optimal-EV) and Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced a new partnership to...


Jul 23, 2020, 12:55 ET Edmonton Transit Service Unveils Fleet of Record-Breaking Proterra Catalyst® E2 Max Electric Buses and Innovative Electric Bus Garages

Today Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) and Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, unveiled its first 21 Proterra electric ...


Jun 08, 2020, 15:41 ET Proterra Congratulates Transit Agencies Awarded Low or No Emission Program Grants for Zero-Emission Battery-Electric Buses and Charging Infrastructure

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that eight transit agencies won Federal Transit Administration...


Mar 19, 2020, 12:15 ET Jack Allen Appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Proterra; Ryan Popple Named Co-Founder and Executive Director

Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy duty vehicle electrification, announced today that the Board of Directors has appointed current Chairman Jack...


Mar 02, 2020, 09:00 ET City of Beverly and Highland Electric Transportation Select Electric School Bus from Thomas Built Buses Powered by Proterra® EV Technology

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that the Thomas Built Buses Inc.'s Saf-T-Liner® C2 Jouley...


Feb 28, 2020, 09:00 ET Proterra and Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation to Develop All-Electric Chassis MT50e for Electric Delivery Truck Applications

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, and Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC) announced a...


Dec 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Proterra Selected in Electric Bus Contract by California Department of General Services

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that it has been selected by the California Department of...


Nov 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Proterra to Bring Battery-Electric Buses to New Mexico with Atomic City Transit

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Atomic City Transit in Los Alamos, New Mexico has agreed to ...


Oct 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Proterra to Bring First Electric Buses to Idaho with Valley Regional Transit

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Valley Regional Transit (VRT) agreed to purchase eight...


Oct 14, 2019, 09:00 ET Proterra Launches Multi-Dispenser Charging Solution for Heavy-Duty Electric Vehicle Fleets

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, launched a multi-dispenser charging solution which enables Proterra®...


Oct 07, 2019, 08:00 ET Miami-Dade Purchases 33 Proterra Catalyst® E2 Electric Buses and Proterra Charging Systems

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Miami-Dade has agreed to purchase 33, 40-foot Proterra...


Oct 03, 2019, 08:00 ET SMART, DDOT Become Proterra's 100th Customer with Purchase of Proterra® Battery-Electric Buses and Charging Systems

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that the Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation ...


Sep 12, 2019, 09:43 ET Proterra Powered™ Electric School Buses and Proterra® Charging Systems Selected by Michigan Schools for Vehicle-to-Grid Pilot Program

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that the Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner® C2 Jouley electric...


Aug 06, 2019, 08:00 ET Proterra Launches Proterra Powered™ Vehicle Electrification Solutions to Enable OEMs to Build High-Performance EVs for Commercial Fleets

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, has launched Proterra Powered™ vehicle electrification solutions,...


Aug 01, 2019, 09:00 ET Proterra Congratulates Transit Agencies Awarded Low or No Emission Program Grants for Zero-Emission Battery-Electric Buses and Charging Infrastructure

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that 15 transit agencies won Federal Transit Administration...


Jul 23, 2019, 13:14 ET Proterra Announces Mike Boggess as Vice President of Controls, Electrical and Thermal Systems

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Mike Boggess has joined the company's growing technical...


Jun 28, 2019, 16:42 ET Proterra Selected in Electric Bus Contract by Virginia Department of General Services

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that it has been selected by the Virginia Department of General...


Jun 17, 2019, 08:00 ET Charlotte Douglas International Airport Becomes Ninth Airport to Purchase Proterra® Battery-Electric Buses for Ground Transportation

Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) has agreed to ...