Governor’s Office Summit on Zero Emission Vehicles
CALSTART took an active role in the Governor’s Office Summit on Zero Emission Vehicles March 7, the second such event hosted by California Governor Brown’s office and aimed at identifying actions to drive toward 1.5 million ZEVs in the state. CALSTART Senior Vice President Bill Van Amburg facilitated a breakout session on Zero Emission Freight and Public Transit together with Henry Hogo of the South Coast Air Quality Management District. Bill reported out key findings with other breakout leaders in the Summit’s closing session. Left to right: Wade Crowfoot (podium) of the Governor’s Office, Secretary Marybel Batjer, California Government Operations Agency, Commissioner Carla Peterman, California Public Utilities Commission, Cliff Rechtschaffen, Senior Advisor in the Governor’s Office, Commissioner Janea Scott, California Energy Commission, Bill Van Amburg, CALSTART, and far right, Ben Rubin, Governor’s Office of Planning and Research.
(Photo credit: California Air Resources Board.)