Ballard Blog

August 18, 2016

How California is Modernizing Its Freight Transport System

Improving the efficiency of a country’s freight transport system is vital to the ongoing health of its economy. Ensuring clean air is vital to the ongoing health of its...

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August 11, 2016

The Challenges and Innovations of Going Green

Zero-Emission Buses are coming to a bus stop near you sooner than you think.

Globally, China and the U.S. are the two largest emitters of greenhouse gas effecting our...

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August 04, 2016

Making Public Transit Better, With Input From the Public

In speaking with riders on our local bus lines, I am always enchanted with the thoughtful responses they give when asked about how they would improve the transit network.

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July 28, 2016

California’s Leadership With Zero Emission Buses

At the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris, the U.S. government proudly announced that they are doubling their investment in clean energy R&D funding...

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July 21, 2016

Urban Transportation and Sustainability: Why It Matters

It’s great to see the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is moving forward with its Tier 3 Vehicle Emission and Fuel Standards Program*. This leadership initiative...

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June 23, 2016

Debunking Public Transit Myths

The reality of public transportation is that it will not suit everybody for all trips. There will always be people who cannot -or will not- use public transportation...

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June 16, 2016

Transit Infrastructure Benefits Community Building

Investing in transportation systems has proven to be a catalyst that builds communities and improves lives. A metric of a city’s livability index is its transit...

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June 09, 2016

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Hydrogen Fuel Cell Buses

Fuel cell buses are the most flexible option available for zero-emission mass transit systems. Unlike other green transportation solutions, they can be operated just like...

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June 02, 2016

The Green Transportation Revolution is Now

The zero-emission movement is now a revolution. Up until recently, it seemed like the advocates of the clean energy and green power technology were, as Rob Siltanen...

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May 19, 2016

How Can Fuel Cell Buses Reduce CO2 Emissions?

Seeking alternatives to diesel buses is crucial for realizing the carbon emissions reduction agenda in public transport. Although some improvements in terms of reducing...

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