School Bus Company to Implement Anti-Idling Program and Pay Penalties under the Clean Air Act

Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Press Release, April 10, 2012

As part of a settlement for alleged excessive diesel idling in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, Durham School Services will commit to reduce idling from its school bus fleet of 13,900 buses operating in 30 states. The anti-idling project is the result of an EPA New England enforcement action to address excessive school bus idling and reduce school children’s exposure to diesel pollution.

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