Government Fleet
January 4, 2023

The Big Jump: Making the Switch to EVs

The transition to electric vehicles (EVs) is moving fast with government grants to support a stronger charging infrastructure and inventory. By 2035 California will no longer be selling fuel vehicles but it will take time for fleets to retire or transition their vehicles to electric. Mixed fleet management will be the way of the near future and fleets must find ways to simplify a very complex ecosystem for fuel + EVs. Keagan Russo and Carolyn Edwards of Fleetcor break down these changes.

Speakers: Keagan Russo, President, North American Local FLEETCOR | Carolyn Edwards, Vice President of EV and Sustainability, FLEETCOR

Topics discussed:

• Managing mixed fleets and best practices for doing so.

• Challenges with at-home and at-work charging.

• How to manage and track fuel and EV charging expenses.

• What should municipalities look for when hiring new fleet managers?

• What can individuals in the fleet industry do to stay better connected?

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⏱ Timestamps ⏱

0:00 Introduction

0:48 Lessons learned with EVs when it comes to managing mixed fleets.

3:00 How should customers begin integrating EVs into their fleets? Where should they start?

5:50 Challenges for companies and fleet managers when trying to accommodate for at-home or at-work charging.

6:48 How are fleets going to manage paying for and tracking drivers’ fuel and EV charging?

10:18 Key points on EV charging and making that switch.


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