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Propane School Buses

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When it's time for your school district to buy new buses, should they stick with diesel, or switch to a cleaner option that supports students for years to come? Use the tools on this page to start a conversation about better buses with your district.

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    Propane School Bus Basics

    Propane buses offer uncompromised safety, reduce emissions, and save more than diesel or gasoline buses. Use this handout to learn the basics about propane school buses, and how they're already impacting schools across the U.S.

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    Propane Saves More For Schools

    At a time when budgets are tight, propane school buses are improving schools with consistently lower costs than diesel buses. So, when a district switches from diesel to propane, it's in a better position to afford more instructors, classroom supplies, or extracurricular activities.

    Watch the video below to hear how much one school district is saving with propane school buses.

    No More Black Smoke

    The shorter height of younger students puts them face-to-face with a black cloud of harmful emissions every school day. With propane buses, however, students aren't exposed to the emissions in conventional fuel that can aggravate asthma and cause other health issues. Districts that choose propane buses are making a smarter decision for students and the neighborhoods they live in.

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    School Bus Safety Tips

    Propane school buses are an excellent choice to keep students safe every day, meeting rigorous U.S. FMVSS and Canadian CMVSS motor vehicle safety standards. Propane buses also operate noticeably quieter than diesel buses, allowing the bus driver to focus better, keeping students safer. Here are a few more safety tips to remember every school day.

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    Are You a School Transportation Professional?

    For more detailed information about propane school buses, plus case studies and maintenance facility requirements, visit the School Transportation page.

Propane Autogas Buses Across the U.S.

Learn about cost savings and emissions reductions happening in each state.

Peace of Mind for Parents

Can you hear how much safer propane school buses are for kids?