WEI’s Customer + Corporate Symposium

Mar 8, 2017 to Mar 10, 2017
The Westin San Diego
400 W Broadway,
San Diego, California , 92101
United States

Nexant joins over 250 energy professionals to discuss the latest industry trends and best practices in corporate and customer services. The event promises to deliver a diverse mix of presentations, Q&A panels, roundtable discussions, and networking opportunities. Conference sessions will cover a wide range of topics relevant to utility business operations, including:

  • Customer experience
  • Human resources
  • Business intelligence
  • Emerging technology
  • Products and services
  • Communications
  • Community relations

Explore the relevance of Alternate Fuel Transportation to utilities

Nexant’s Lonny Peet, who heads our Northwest Regional Engineering team, will moderate a panel of leading utility practitioners to discuss current trends in alternative fuel transportation and related economic drivers for utilities.


Thursday, March 9, 2017, 1:00-2:15 pm

Alternate Fuel Transportation: What’s in it for utilities?

Moderator: Lonny Peet, Office Head, NW Regional Engineering Manager, Nexant, Inc.


  • Ed Harte, Clean Transportation Product Development Manager, SoCalGas
  • Matt Godlewski, President, NGV America
  • Marie Steele, Manager, Electric Vehicles & Renewable Energy, NV Energy
  • Dean Taylor, Principal Advisor,  Energy and Environmental Policy, Southern California Edison

This session will discuss the past, present, and future of alternate fuel transportation and explore the motivations and benefits for utilities. Electric and gas utilities are both heavily investing in alternate fuel transportation infrastructure that include electric vehicle charging, shore power, light-duty and fleet compressed natural gas stations. Speakers will describe the status, challenges and opportunities, and economic drivers for their programs in this developing market for utilities.