MTM Transit Integrates Electrical Autos Into California and Oregon Fleets

Dedicated to lowering its carbon footprint and making a constructive affect on the transportation trade, MTM Transit is excited to announce that it has built-in electrical autos into its Tracy, California, fleet, and shall be doing the identical for its fleet in Bend, Oregon, starting September 1.

In Tracy, two Nissan Leafs are at present on the highway for supervision and help actions. In Bend, MTM Transit will deploy two Chevy Bolts, accompanied by a Stage 2 charging station, for related features.

“Going inexperienced and electrifying our fleet simply is sensible,” mentioned MTM Transit President and CEO Alaina Maciá. “Hybrid and electrical autos deliver nice worth to our group and our purchasers—particularly, higher gas economic system, diminished working prices, and considerably decrease scheduled upkeep. With thrilling new autos and know-how like improved battery life and hydrogen gas cells hitting the market, we sit up for contributing to a greener future for transportation programs nationwide.”

Trying to the longer term, MTM Transit’s aim is to start incorporating electrical and hybrid autos into its fleets as typically as attainable. As minivans and cutaways inside its fleets retire, the corporate plans to switch them with hybrid choices just like the Chrysler Pacifica and Toyota Sienna, in addition to absolutely electrical cutaway choices just like the Ford E-Transit.

“The transit trade has by no means been extra ripe for companions able to launching versatile, sustainable, and scalable transportation choices, and MTM Transit is on a mission to be the trade’s premier inexperienced associate,” Maciá added. “From integrating electrical and hybrid autos, to putting in photo voltaic lighting in our amenities, to using re-refined fluids in our autos, that is simply the beginning as we proceed exploring alternatives for going inexperienced and making a distinction in our trade and on the environment.”

About MTM Transit

As communities throughout the nation are challenged with rising entry whereas containing prices, MTM Transit strives to attain these objectives whereas specializing in what issues most: the passenger. Established in 2009 by the management of MTM, Inc., yearly, MTM Transit offers greater than 1.5 million journeys in 12 states. By our large number of companies, we’re proud to ship viable options that assist public transit businesses join their neighborhood’s transportation choices in an effort to extend mounted route utilization, cut back prices, and take away neighborhood boundaries. MTM Transit is a privately held, woman-owned enterprise enterprise.

For extra info, contact: Ashley Wright, awright@mtm-inc.internet

Supply: MTM, Inc.