FTA Report: Transit Vehicle Innovation Deployment Centers (TVIDC) Advisory Panel Overview and Conclusions

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) established the Transit Vehicle Innovation Deployment Centers (TVIDC) program to research the advancement, production, and deployment of advanced vehicle technologies and infrastructure within the public transportation sector. The TVIDC program, managed by
the Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE) and CALSTART, assembled the Transit Vehicle Innovation Deployment Advisory Panel to meet and develop suggested solutions to the challenges of continued innovation, development, and adoption of zero-emission transit technologies. This report is a summary of the panel’s suggested solutions and activities.