A Charlottesville nonprofit group says point-of-sale rebates and inventory requirements for dealers could help the commonwealth catch up with its neighbor.
Hampton Roads Transit’s six electric buses will be deployed on the state’s busiest transit route, between Norfolk and Virginia Beach.
Legislative politics, industry influence, and financial pressures from an aging bus fleet helped shape spending.
Expanding passenger rail service in the region is expected to annually eliminate tens of thousands of tons of emissions.
After a three-year political struggle over spending authority, state lawmakers approved a plan with little fanfare.