2019 SUMMIT ON TRANSPORTATION ELECTRIFICATION IN THE MIDCONTINENT REGION
On January 23rd in Chicago, Illinois, the Great Plains Institute and the diverse participants of the Midcontinent Transportation Electrification Collaborative (MTEC) will host a Transportation Electrification Summit to accelerate progress on transportation electrification.
Wednesday, January 23, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM (Central)
During the Summit, MTEC will unveil its consensus Road Map to Decarbonization by Midcentury: Transportation Electrification. This second installment of the Road Map to Decarbonization will include new analyses and recommendations to policy makers in the Midcontinent Region on how to seize the opportunities electric vehicles present.
About MTEC: The Midcontinent Transportation Electrification Collaborative (MTEC) works to inform decision-makers’ thinking around policies and initiatives to speed the electrification of transportation in the region. The collaborative is composed of representatives from automakers, state government, electric utilities and cooperatives, charging companies, and environmental organizations. The group carries out collective research, develops white papers and policy recommendations, and hosts public workshops for policymakers and stakeholders in the Midcontinent.
The collaborative is facilitated by the Great Plains Institute, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to transform the energy system to benefit the economy and environment.