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... 1 INTRODUCTION Guidebook for Deploying Zero-Emission Transit Buses Overview and Objectives TCRP Research Report 219: Guidebook for Deploying Zero-Emission Transit Buses is a tool for educating transit agencies on current best practices for zero-emission bus (ZEB) deployments and represents lessons learned from previous deployments, industry experts, and available industry resources.
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... 2 Guidebook for Deploying Zero-Emission Transit Buses The increase in market interest has also helped decrease product pricing. While ZEBs were more expensive than conventionally fueled vehicles in 2020, the cost of the technology has been significantly decreasing.
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... Introduction 3 Figure 1. The ten deployment phases found in the Guidebook.
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... 4 Guidebook for Deploying Zero-Emission Transit Buses A ZEB Technology Overview can be found before Phase 1, providing information on BEBs, BEB charging infrastructure, FCEBs, and hydrogen fueling stations. The primer includes contextual information on the benefits and limitations of each technology to help you identify the solution best suited for your transit agency's needs.
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... Introduction 5 In addition, current regulations and incentives, coupled with early successful deployments, have many transit agencies looking at full-scale, large (>100 buses) ZEB deployments.

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