Contributed by Neha Palmer, CEO of TeraWatt Infrastructure
Electrified transport is about to come in a tidal wave to North America. As the rate of adoption of personal electric vehicles (EV) accelerates, the electrification of commercial electric fleets of medium- to heavy-duty vehicles is quickly following suit. Corporate sustainability goals, ESG investments, and government policy play a big part in this. Another big reason for the increased demand is that electric vehicles will have a lower total cost of ownership, giving fleet owners and operators a bottom-line business incentive to increment and then convert fleets to electric. But a glaring problem remains: how are we going to power all these fleets?