Proterra is a leader in the design and manufacture of zero-emission electric buses. This presentation will include a brief summary of Proterra's history of growth, the company's new approach to onboard energy storage, the problems electric buses solve for urban planners, and the near term challenges foreseen as the US public transit industry transitions out of an era dependent on fossil fuels.
Dustin Grace is Director of Battery Engineering at Proterra. Previously, he spent 9 years at Tesla developing high voltage battery systems. He received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from University of Colorado, Boulder in 2003.
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