March 05, 2007 04:31 PM Eastern Daylight Time
Media Alert: Florida School District to Receive Nation's First Plug-In Hybrid School Buses
--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IC Corporation (Pink Sheets:NAVZ):
WHAT: Delivery Ceremony for the Nation's FIRST PLUG-IN HYBRID SCHOOL BUSES WHEN: Fri. Mar. 9, 10 a.m. Eastern Time WHERE: Press Conference at Braden River High School, 6545 State Rd. 70, Bradenton, FL WHO: -IC Corporation, the nation's largest school bus manufacturer -Manatee County School Officials -State of Florida Officials (TBD) -Bradenton City Officials (TBD) DETAILS: With up to 40% more fuel efficiency, the nation's first hybrid school bus launch is the first step in helping schools manage high fuel prices and transportation costs. The hybrid school bus also reduces diesel engine emissions by up to 90% for cleaner air. Manatee School District is taking delivery of the first units. Ten other states will receive hybrid school buses later this year.