Environews: UTA to add electric buses

By Amy Brunvand

– By Amy Brunvand

The Utah Transit Authority (UTA) and University of Utah have received a $5.4 million federal grant to purchase five new electric busses to be operated on the busy Route 2 and at the University of Utah. Electric busses not only help reduce air pollution, they will save the equivalent of 6,000 gallons of diesel fuel per year.


This article was originally published on May 5, 2016.