Topic: Executive Interview

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: EMUHSD is Introducing Zero-Emission Transportation Options to the School District

July 29, 2020An ACT Virtual Executive Interview with Lena Luna, Facility and Energy Manager, to learn how EMUHSC is updating their fleet with EV School buses.

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: The SJVAPCD is Closer to an Electric Yard Truck Funding Program

July 29, 2020SJVAPCD is one of the primary funders of clean transportation projects in the Central Valley and has administered multiple diesel replacement projects.

e-propulsion overseen by Ryan Laskey

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Dana is Focused on e-Propulsion and Reducing Their Environmental Impact

July 15, 2020An ACT Virtual Executive Interview with Ryan Laskey to learn how Dana is providing e-propulsion solutions for the vehicles of today and tomorrow.

Executive Interview with Craig Harper

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: J.B. Hunt is on a Mission to Create the Most Efficient Transportation Network in North America

July 6, 2020An ACT Virtual Executive Interview with Craig Harper to hear how J.B. Hunt is dedicated to creating a sustainable, innovative supply chain.

Nick Chase of Bolthouse Farms Discusses Electric Tractor Terminals

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Bolthouse Farms Is Achieving Significant Emissions Reductions with Electric Terminal Tractors

June 25, 2020Bolthouse Farms is adding electric terminal tractor technology to their fleet, helping to achieve emissions reductions that benefit Central California.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Michigan’s DTE Energy is Making Transportation Electrification a Priority, with a Focus on School Buses

February 19, 2020DTE is leading with transportation electrification initiatives including a pilot project with electric school buses and a vehicle-to-grid study.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: How Southern California Edison is Charging Forward with Transportation Electrification

January 20, 2020Katie Sloan, Director of eMobility, Building Electrification and Customer Service Governance, details SCE’s commitment to supporting vehicle electrification across all sectors—including heavy-duty trucks.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: How California’s Labor Unions are Building the Workforce for a Clean Energy Future

January 8, 2020The California State Council of Laborers work in conjunction with California’s ambitious clean air and climate goals, creating and training the highly skilled and in-demand workforce required for California’s clean energy future.

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Two Companies, One Woman, Leading the Way with Drone Technology and AI

November 26, 2019Paola Santana of Social Glass discusses how advanced technologies, such as AI and drones, can help tackle today’s largest transportation issues.

Toby Kraus of Proterra

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Proterra Offers Electrification Solutions Package to Commercial OEMs

August 9, 2019Toby Kraus, vice president Proterra Powered, discusses how Proterra's electrification technology is now available for commercial vehicle OEMs.

Mari Roberts, Frito-Lay

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Technology, Efficiency and Strategy Drive Frito-Lay’s Fleet Sustainability

July 16, 2019Mari Roberts, senior director of transportation at Frito-Lay, discusses how the company is at the forefront of sustainability and implementing advanced vehicle technologies and fuel efficiencies.

Mike Hasinec - Penske

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Penske Truck Leasing is a Proven Innovator in Vehicle Maintenance

July 2, 2019Mike Hasinec, vice president of maintenance at Penske Truck Leasing, talks about success in keeping up with the rapid pace of changing vehicle technology.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Trillium Provides New Paradigm for EV Fleet Charging with PowerUP

June 19, 2019Kim Okafor, electric transportation manager at Trillium, discusses how the company has become a leader in sustainability and offers advice to women interested in the transportation sector.

Aaron Stash, United Airlines

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Driving Efficiency and Reducing Emissions at United Airlines

May 7, 2019In an ACT News Executive Interview, Aaron Stash, Manager, Environmental Strategy & Sustainability for United Airlines, offers insight into the company's focus on sustainability and biofuels.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: AMPLY Power is Simplifying Fleet Electrification

March 27, 2019ACT News interview with Vic Shao, Founder & CEO of AMPLY Power, on how his company is aiming to simplify electric vehicle charging for fleet operators by offering a “charging-as-a-service” approach.

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: California Public Utilities Commission Drives Energy Leadership

March 13, 2019ACT News Interview with Cliff Rechtschaffen, Commissioner, California Public Utilities Commission, guiding California’s energy programs and policies.