EVENT: 100% Renewable Transit – Seattle and Vancouver

Wed, 11/28/2018
When: 
Wednesday, November 28 from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. (PST)
Where: 
SFU Harbour Centre – Room 1600, 515 West Hastings Street
Who: 
Renewable Cities
Municipality: 
Vancouver, BC
Contact: 

Save the date! Join Renewable Cities on November 28 in Vancouver or online for the 100% Renewable Transit – Seattle and Vancouver event.

Event Description: 
Next stop: renewable transit. TransLink, Metro Vancouver’s transit authority, has adopted a 100% renewable energy by 2050 strategy for its fleet. Nearby, King County Metro Transit, which serves the Seattle region, plans to operate an entirely electric public transit fleet by 2040.
 
Join us for a conversation with representatives from two leading transit authorities embarking on a renewable future. We will discuss plans and lessons learned for navigating electrification, renewable fuels and financing renewable public transportation.
 
PRESENTERS
  • Sarah Buckle, Director of Enterprise Risk and Sustainability, South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority (TransLink)
  • Danny Ilioiu, Zero-Emissions Fleet Strategic Planning Manager, King County Metro Transit

Register here

 

Date: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 12:30 to 13:30