Source: NGT News
New Flyer of America Inc., a subsidiary of New Flyer Industries Inc., the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, has made two alternative fuel announcements.
According to the company, the Suffolk County Department of Public Works, located in Yaphank, N.Y., has placed an order for up to 73 New Flyer Xcelsior diesel-electric hybrid buses.
As reported, the contract includes firm orders for 10 Xcelsior 40-foot, diesel-electric hybrid buses and 20 35-foot Xcelsior hybrid buses. In addition, 43 diesel-electric buses in either 35- or 40-foot length may be exercised as options off of this contract over the next five years.