Powering the Zero-Emission Bus Industry: How Your Utility Can Lead the Charge

Learn how transit agencies may become your largest customer as they swap diesel for electricity to fuel their fleets.
August 15, 2019
2:00pm EDT - 3:30pm EDT

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Webinar Description

Transit agencies across the country are swapping diesel for electricity to fuel their fleets. If your local transit agency adopted a fully electric fleet, it could become one of your largest customers. Join this webinar to learn about zero-emission bus deployments and what roles utilities should have in the process. Review a case study of a successful partnership between a transit agency and utility and discuss how to identify and foster mutually beneficial opportunities with customers that are deploying large fleets of electric vehicles. 

Topics Include

  • Overview of Zero-Emission Bus (ZEB) Deployments and the Role of electric utilities throughout the ZEB deployment process  
  • Case study of a Transit agency/Electric Utility Partnership
  • Guidance on how to engage with your Transit Agency Customers 

Who Should Participate

This webinar is designed for utility leadership and staff involved in strategy, policy, service and sustainability planning; and those involved in engaging utility stakeholders and key accounts. 


  • Dom Kom, Director of Electrical Services, City of Ames, Iowa
  • Amy Posner, and Alison Smyth, Engineering Consultants, Center for Transportation and the Environment, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • Dan Raudebaugh, Executive Director, Center for Transportation and the Environment, Atlanta, Georgia

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Registration/Fee Information

Individual webinar: $109 for APPA members; $209 for nonmembers

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  • Submit your questions for speakers before the webinar — email them to [email protected]. You may also ask questions via online via chat during the webinar.


  • This webinar is worth 1.8 CPE/.2 CEU/1.5 PDH credits
    CPE Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
  • The completion certificate is only available to the person who registered for the webinar and attendance is confirmed by the webinar report log.
  • Links to all handouts and an audio recording will be sent out shortly after the webinar.

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