Photos: Green buses for San Francisco

Andreas Renschler (left), a member of the board of DaimlerChrysler, and San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (center) stand in front of the California city's first Orion VII hybrid diesel bus.

Michael Kanellos

By Bill Detwiler

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