Events & Training
Alternative Fuels: Planning for Deployment of Electric & Fuel Cell Buses
With more systems transitioning to non-diesel fuels, CUTA is responding to member needs by creating learning opportunities about alternative fuels. Dana Lowell, a consultant working with Coast Mountain Bus, will provide an overview of the different fuel types available on the Canadian market, as well as their associated costs. The webinar format will be a 30 minute presentation, followed by a 30 min Q & A session.
About the Speaker:
Dana M. Lowell, M.J. Bradley & Associates
Senior Vice President & Technical Director
Mr. Lowell is Technical Director of MJB&A’s transportation group, providing clients with strategic analysis, project management, and technical support for mobile source emissions reduction programs. His work includes evaluation and implementation of diesel emissions controls, alternative fuels, and hybrid, electric, and fuel cell electric drives, and management of diesel emission and fuel economy testing programs for a range of heavy-duty vehicle types.
Some recent projects include management of in-use demonstration, emission and fuel economy testing for advanced technology school and transit buses, project management of marine repower and transportation refrigeration unit electrification programs, and modeling and technical support related to diesel emission reduction, electrification, and efficiency programs. Dana has over 25 years of professional experience in the transportation and government sectors.
Before joining MJB&A, Dana spent seven years as the Assistant Chief Maintenance Officer for R&D at MTA New York City Transit's Department of Buses, where he was responsible for implementation of clean fuel technology programs.
Dana holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Princeton University, as well as a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Stern School at New York University.
M.J. Bradley & Associates LLC
M.J. Bradley & Associates (MJB&A) is an environmental consulting firm with a national reputation for helping clients balance environmental goals with business objectives, as well as for demonstrating advanced low emission vehicle technologies. By providing clients with high-quality information and services, and facilitating collaboration, MJB&A assists private and public-sector clients in meeting the challenges posed by changes in environmental and energy law and policy, energy markets, technology and business climate.