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April 17, 2012 > BART Blue Sky

BART Blue Sky

Submitted By BART

BART has been thinking about the environment since before we carried our first passenger in 1972. For example, ours are the lightest subway cars in the world, so they consume less energy. We are also 100 percent electric and source two-thirds of that power from clean hydro and renewable energy sources. We think about the environment, today, and will think about it, tomorrow. Right now, BART is planning the Fleet of the Future, new rolling stock that will further our commitment to environmental responsibility.

Enter the BART Blue Sky contest for a chance to win a $500 Clipper Card. Simply log-in to Facebook and vote for your favorite initiative managed by BART Blue Sky Non-Profit partners.

The non-profits that receive the most votes will win valuable exposure in front of BART's 360,000+ daily, weekday riders for their organization and YOU have a chance to win a $500 Clipper Card just for voting. You can only vote once, so make it count. The deadline to cast your vote is Friday, May 4, 2012. Visit http://tinyurl.com/7ov3hj5.

Additionally, join us at the Blue Sky Festival (www.bart.gov/guide/bluesky/festival.aspx) at Justin Herman Plaza from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2012. Free live music, environmental exhibits from over 50 organizations, eco-conscious carnival games and free $6 BART tickets to the first 5,000 people who get six stamps on their Blue Sky Passport.

For more information, visit www.BART.gov

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