Ramiro Lepe

Medium & Heavy Duty Transportation Electrification Sr. Advisor
Southern California Edison

After spending the last 15 years in the Transportation and Commercial Equipment Rental industries, Ramiro Lepe is now focused on helping Medium and Heavy-Duty Fleets transition to electric through Southern California Edison’s low to no-cost EV infrastructure installation program, Charge Ready Transport. Having worked with some of the industry’s largest fleets and knowing the unique challenges that they face when undertaking an electrification initiative, Ramiro’s mission is to demystify SCE’s various Fleet Electrification programs, and the EV infrastructure installation process. Ramiro represents SCE’s Charge Ready Transport program in a Senior Advisor capacity, and he earned his MBA from the University of Redlands, which coupled with his extensive fleet background, makes for a truly unique customer experience. Charge Ready Transport has a goal of installing infrastructure to support the electrification of 870 sites for a total of 8,490 Medium & Heavy-Duty Vehicles. The program offers an array of benefits to include two infrastructure installation options, commercial TOU rates, demand charge holiday’s, and charger hardware rebates (for eligible customers).

Ramiro Lepe’s Session(s):

| Tuesday, October 18, 2022

3:20 p.m.–4:20 p.m. Pacific: BEV Adoption in the Trucking Industry

Commercial trucking is an integral part of the nationwide infrastructure. As BEV adoption grows, fleets in the trucking industry are shifting to electrification. An increase in electrified trucking demands charging access and additional infrastructure. emerging charging solution innovations. Come away with a better understanding of:

    • Drivers and Challenges within electrification of Medium-Duty Trucking 
    • Infrastructure Installation Programs(Charge Ready Transport)
    • Scaling EV Infrastructure for Fleets (10 year deployment strategy, Grant Writing Assistance, EV Readiness Studies)
    • The role of utilities for Fleet Operators, Dealers and OEMs
    • Emerging charging solution innovations

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