Brian BooherSenior Planning Specialist for Zero-Emissions Vehicles
Montgomery County, Maryland, Department of Environmental Protection
Brian Booher develops and implements strategies to accelerate the adoption of zero-emissions vehicles in Montgomery County, MD. This role includes engaging and educating residents and businesses about the benefits of electric vehicles, how to use and install EV charging, and ways to save money. Brian also coordinates with other jurisdictions and organizations in the greater Washington DC region to share successful approaches and align policy. Brian joined County government after 13 years as a consultant and implementer for the ENERGY STAR program and utility programs, working on a wide range of technologies, including residential windows, LED lighting, and heat pump water heaters. Brian grew up in Montgomery County and lives there with his wife, 2 kids, and a cat. When he’s not promoting electric vehicles, Brian likes to snowboard and ride bicycles.
Brian Booher’s Session(s):
10:30 am–11:15 am | Thu, March 21, 2024
With your strategy in place, you’re ready to take the next step. How and where can you obtain grant incentives, and what are the grant funding limits? This session will guide you through what it takes to find and apply for the right grants that fit the scope of your project.
- Where to look for all grants and incentives that are available for infrastructure
- How organizations should look at teaming opportunities for grants
- Rebates vs. grants vs. credits - how to know which one is right for you
- Shared success stories and pitfalls to avoid when applying for grants