NJ TRANSIT has contracted with Charlotte, NC-based DesignLine for 76 Eco-Coach buses at a cost of $45 million. DesignLine is a designer and manufacturer of commercial all-electric, range-extended electric and CNG buses. The company’s current customer base extends from the U.S and Canada to the Middle East and Asia.
NJ TRANSIT is the nation’s largest statewide public transportation system, providing more than 895,000 weekday trips on 240 bus routes, three light rail lines and 12 commuter rail lines. It is the third largest transit system in the country with 164 rail stations, 60 light rail stations and more than 19,000 bus stops linking major points in New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia.
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