NACFE Run on Less – Electric Depot Participant Profiles: Schneider | South El Monte, California

Source: NACFE

Schneider National Inc. is a premier multimodal provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services. Offering one of the broadest portfolios in the industry, Schneider’s solutions include regional haul, long-haul, truckload, expedited, dedicated, bulk, intermodal, brokerage, warehousing, supply chain management, port logistics and logistics counseling. The company has more than $6.6 billion in annual revenue and has been operation for more than 85 years.

Schneider is transitioning the heavy-duty tractors at its South El Monte, CA site to battery electric vehicles. When the transition is complete, all 92 trucks at the site will be electric and will operate in domestic intermodal applications that are primarily short haul.

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Funding Partners

JETSI is jointly financed by California Air Resources Board and California Energy Commission ($26.98 million), MSRC ($8 million), and South Coast AQMD ($5.4 million), with an additional $21.7 million from Port of Long Beach, Port of Los Angeles, Southern California Edison, NFI, and Schneider. JETSI is part of California Climate Investments, a statewide program that puts billions of cap-and-trade dollars to work reducing greenhouse gas emissions, strengthening the economy, and improving public health and the environment, particularly in disadvantaged communities.