Panelists will discuss mechanisms for providing effective assistance to Medium and Heavy Duty Zero Emission Vehicles (MHD-ZEVs) such that California can have 10,000 on the road by 2024. Panelists will be asked about roles and responsibilities of the legislature, industry, and key state agencies. Additionally, they will be asked about the role MHD ZEV’s can play in expanding growth in economic downturn. Lastly, we will discuss the capacity and timeline for fleets to move forward with this executive order.
Moderator: Kevin Walkowicz, Senior Director, Truck and Off-Road Initiative, CALSTART
Key Speaker Remarks: CA Assmembly Member Cristina Garcia
Jamie Hall, Manager, Advanced Vehicle and Infrastructure Policy, General Motors
Maryline Daviaud Lewett, Director of Business Development, Black & Veatch
Mike Gerty, Director of Advanced Research, PACCAR Inc
Chelsea Jenkins, Vice President, Government & Industry Relations, ROUSH CleanTech