The U.S. began designating national parks shortly after the Civil War, when railroads were stretching west and supplementing revenues through tourism. A stagecoach line opened…

Battery bus technology gains ground

Battery-electrics continue to claim a bigger share of vehicle markets as industry analysts document drastic declines in the costs of electric energy technology.

The cost…

Battery-electric pays off over time

Battery-electric motorcoaches are expected to deliver significantly lower lifetime costs than comparable diesel-powered vehicles, but the first buses may be on the road before the…