Enter your keyword

News

Latest News and Media

March 10, 2017

GreenPower to install electric charging stations

Ten set for maintenance yard, one in transit center By MYLES BARKER mbarker@portervillerecorder.com In a couple of months, the city will see a number of electrical charging stations for GreenPower Motor Company’s electric buses in the city’s maintenance yard and at the Porterville Transit Center. On Thursday, the motor business announced that it has entered […]

March 9, 2017

City of Porterville orders 10 forty-foot all-electric buses from GreenPower

Porterville, California – March 9, 2017: GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSXV: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) (“GreenPower” or the “Company”) announces that it has entered into a sales contract to supply 10 GreenPower EV350 40-foot zero-emission all-electric transit buses with the City of Porterville in California for deployment on all nine Porterville Transit routes, and includes 11 […]

March 3, 2017

Mass Transit – Bus Electrification: Choosing the Right Charging Method

Bus Electrification: Choosing the Right Charging Method BY MAILE BUCHER ON FEB 10, 2017 With the focus of many agencies switching to electric buses, it is important for them to first consider which charging method would be most successful in their region. While some may view charging as a sort of inconvenience, Michael Austin of BYD […]

February 4, 2017

GreenPower Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Tule River Economic Development Corporation to Electrify Bus Fleet

Porterville, California – February 2, 2017: GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSXV: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) (“GreenPower”), announces a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Tule River Economic Development Corporation (“TREDC”) for the acquisition of all-electric buses to replace existing legacy buses. The memorandum provides that TREDC and GreenPower will work together to replace up to ten […]

January 26, 2017

Cantech Letter – Brendan Riley and Fraser Atkinson from GreenPower Motor talk to Cantech Letter

Brendan Riley and Fraser Atkinson from GreenPower Motor talk to Cantech Letter BY:  NICK WADDELL | DATE: JANUARY 25, 2017 When we first caught up with GreenPower Motor Company (TSXV:GPV) two years ago the fledgling electric bus maker was facing down a lot of unknowns. Could a small company from Vancouver with just one product compete [...]
January 17, 2017

GreenPower Buses Eligible for VW Settlement Funds

Porterville, California – January 16, 2017: GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSXV: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) (“GreenPower”), announces that certain purchasers of GreenPower all-electric buses are eligible for funding from the $2.9 billion Volkswagen Settlement Mitigation Trust. For non-government entities, the funding from the VW Mitigation Trust can be up to 75% of the cost of a […]

December 19, 2016

GreenPower Announces Proceeds of $2.1 Million from Exercise of Warrants and Options since October 1, 2016

Includes $1 Million from Directors and Employees Vancouver, Canada December 19, 2016 GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSXV: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) (“GreenPower” or the “Company”), announces that since October 1, 2016, the Company has received proceeds of over $2.1 Million (including $1 Million from the Directors and Employees of GreenPower) as a result of the exercise […]

December 15, 2016

California Air Resources Board Approves GreenPower’s EV550 For HVIP Voucher

Vancouver, Canada. December 15, 2016 – GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSXV: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) (“GreenPower”) announces that its EV550 45 foot all-electric double decker bus has been approved by the California Air Resources Board (“CARB”) and is eligible for a Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (“HVIP”) for $95,000 for each EV550 […]

December 13, 2016

Little Vancouver bus company makes it big in U.S.

  BY: FELICITY STONE | DATE: DECEMBER 9, 2016   GreenPower Motor Company lands $US9.5-million contract to supply electric buses to California The City of Porterville in California is purchasing 10 zero-emission electric transit buses from Vancouver-based GreenPower Motor Company, which will also install the charging infrastructure, including 11 charging stations. Porterville is a test […]

December 12, 2016

Clean Technica – North America’s First 100% Electric Municipal Bus System

BY: ROLY L. HALES DATE: DECEMBER 9, 2016 Originally published on The ECOreport. Porterville, California, is about to make transportation history. The little Californian city only receives an average of 13 inches of rain a year, which makes it particularly vulnerable to atmospheric inversion, which holds in the exhausts from vehicles, agriculture, and other sources. […]

December 9, 2016

The ECOreport – NORTH AMERICA’S FIRST 100% ELECTRIC MUNICIPAL BUS SYSTEM

The ECOreport looks at a story from California, North America’s First 100% Electric Municipal Bus System BY: ROY L HALES DATE: DECEMBER 8, 2016 The ECOreport looks at a story from California, North America’s First 100% Electric Municipal Bus System Porterville, California, is about to make transportation history. The little Californian city only receives an average […]

December 9, 2016

Mass Transit – CARB Awards Funding to the City of Porterville to Deploy 10 GreenPower Buses and Charging Infrastructure

BY:  MASS TRANSIT      DATE: DECEMBER 8, 2016 GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (GreenPower) recently announced that the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has awarded $9.5 million to the City of Porterville to deploy 10 GreenPower EV350 40-foot zero-emission all-electric transit buses on all nine Porterville Transit routes, and to install the charging infrastructure including […]

December 9, 2016

Canadian GreenTech – GreenPower gets order for electric buses in California

  BY:  CANADIAN GREENTECH      DATE: DECEMBER 8, 2016 The City of Porterville CA has secured $9.5 million in funding from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to deploy electric buses from GreenPower Motor Company Inc. The funding allows the city to roll out 10 GreenPower EV350 40-foot zero-emission all-electric transit buses on all […]

December 9, 2016

The Porterville Recorder – Electric buses grant awarded

BY:  RICK ELKINS      DATE: DECEMBER 8, 2016 Work should begin within the next 60 days on GreenPower Motor Company’s electric bus manufacturing plant here and the company hopes to begin providing the City of Porterville electric transit buses within 12 months. On Thursday, the long-awaited announcement was made that the California Air Resources […]

December 9, 2016

NGT News – City of Porterville to Purchase 10 GreenPower All-Electric Transit Buses

BY:  LAUREN TYLER      DATE: DECEMBER 7, 2016 The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has awarded $9.5 million to the City of Porterville to deploy 10 GreenPower EV350 40-foot, zero-emission, all-electric transit buses on all nine Porterville Transit routes and to install the associated charging infrastructure, including 11 charging stations. “We look forward to […]

December 8, 2016

Cantech Letter – GreenPower Motor Company secures big win in California

BY: NICK WADDELL | DATE: DECEMBER 7, 2016 The wins keep rolling in for Vancouver-based GreenPower Motor Company (TSXV:GPV). This morning, GreenPower announced that its customer, the City of Porterville, had been awarded $9.5-million by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to deploy 10 GreenPower Motor Company Inc. EV350 40-foot zero-emission all-electric transit buses on […]

December 7, 2016

The California Air Resources Board awards funding to the City of Porterville to deploy 10 GreenPower buses and charging infrastructure

  Porterville, California December 7, 2016 GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSXV: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) (“GreenPower” or the “Company”) announced today that the California Air Resources Board (“CARB”) has awarded $9.5 million to the City of Porterville to deploy 10 GreenPower EV350 40-foot zero-emission all-electric transit buses on all nine Porterville Transit routes, and to install […]

October 31, 2016

GreenPower Announces Stock Option Grant

Vancouver, Canada October 31, 2016 GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSXV: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) (“GreenPower” or the “Company”), announces a stock option grant approved by the Board of Directors. GreenPower has granted incentive stock options to the President of the Company, to acquire 500,000 common shares of the Company vesting 25% after four months, 25% after […]

October 28, 2016

GreenPower Announces New President Brendan Riley

Electric Vehicle Veteran and former Vice-President with BYD Motors Vancouver, Canada October 27, 2016 – GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSXV: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) (“GreenPower” or the “Company”), announces the appointment of Brendan Riley as GreenPower’s President effective immediately. Prior to joining GreenPower, Brendan was the North American Vice-President of Fleet Sales for BYD Motors and was […]