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Title: School Districts Move to the Head of the Class with Propane

School districts across the country are under pressure to reduce their cost of operations and ensure their budgets are spent wisely. School bus fleets operate more than 675,000 buses in the United States, and many school districts have found the answer to their budget woes in the form of propane, or liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). Propane is a reliable, domestic fuel, and it's used in approximately 2% of school buses nationwide.
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USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Vehicle Technologies Office (EE-3V) (Clean Cities)
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United States
propane; school buses; fleets; vehicle efficiency; Clean Cities; Mesa Unified School District; Eastern Carver School District; Arizona; Minnesota