CARTA Introduces Two Electric Buses to the Transpiration System

August 12, 2019, 1:43 pm EST | Share:


CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WTAT-TV)- Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority will be using part of a $1.4 settlement check from Volkswagen to purchase two electric buses and a pair of charging stations. Being one of the oldest operating fleets in the nation, the ultimate goal of CARTA is to convert all 110 fuel-driven vehicles over the next 10 years. The Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments is looking forward to reaping all the benefits of these electrically charged buses.