Electric School Buses: The Opportunity for Colorado

January 27, 2022, 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM MST

Please join World Resources Institute and the Electrification Coalition for a roundtable webianr on the wide-ranging benefits of electric school buses and Colorado’s opportunities to accelerate deployment.


This event will feature public-sector leaders, industry experts, EV advocates, and school district representatives. This executive-appropriate discussion is your chance to engage directly with experts on the latest policy and technology developments and help chart Colorado’s electric school bus future. Colorado Governor Jared Polis will share his perspectives on the subject. 

School bus electrification will improve health and academic outcomes for students, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, strengthen grid security, and expand the green economy.

In addition to Gov. Polis, the event will feature the following speakers:

  • U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper
  • Travis Madsen, SWEEP
  • Ean Tafoya, Green Latinos
  • Orville Thomas, Lion Electric
  • Jackie Piero, Nuvve
  • Tim Reeser, Lightning e-Motors
  • Matt Stanberry, Highland Electric Fleets
  • Stacey Simms, Xcel Energy
  • Dominic May, La Plata Electric Association
  • Landon Hilliard, Boulder Valley School District
  • Joel Danforth, United Power
  • Todd Hawkins, First Student