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May 5, 2012 Lee's Summit R-7 School District Delivers With Electric Trucks


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Ruth
- 298 days ago - afdc.energy.gov
'...trucks, deployed in August 2010,..to transport...school supplies...in-district mail delivery among all R-7 facilities. Each truck travels about 500 miles per month. From July 2010 through May 2012,the four trucks logged a combined 42,700 miles,...'



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Ruth R. (209)
Sunday June 23, 2013, 12:26 pm
Form the article:
'To maximize the project's public education impact, the district has taken part in a joint media event and has received both local and national media coverage. Cox is pleased to speak out about alternative fuels. "I would recommend this project to any of my colleagues. The primary benefits for the district are the reductions in the purchase of expensive diesel, harmful pollution, noise pollution within the school zones, and overall maintenance costs," he said.'
 

Ruth R. (209)
Sunday June 23, 2013, 12:28 pm
LET'S GO ELECTRIC PLUG-IN VEHICLES. WE HAVE BEEN LIED TOO-- THEY SAID THAT ELECTRIC PLUG-VEHICLES DID NOT WORK.
So, let's go with electric plug in vehicles -- and plug some into solar panels and wind energy.
 
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