Idle Time 2011-2012 school year
Excessive Idle: what a waste of time and $$ Excessive idle Occurrences 284 Costs $760.29 for 1 day Costs for 185 days $140,653.65 Costs $10.00 per student transported Or $468.85 per employee
Its cool to be Green! What can you do? Very simple! Turn your bus off. • Bus 602 the best idle time in 2011-2012 school year! • Average 10 min and 2 seconds daily • Great Job!!!!
How Can You Help! No excessive Idle Time No excessive Drive Time • Turn off bus when not needed • Seat repairs bus off • Idle Time decreases mile’s between oil changes • Idle Time increases engine heat and reduces life of components • Idle Time burns fuel and waste money
Do you have $$ to burn? Idle Time decreases fuel mileage Example Bus with 25% idle time has a fuel mileage of 5.9. same bus with 10% idle time has a fuel mileage of 9.75