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Misconceptions about fleet management create unnecessary costs

. • Myths steering English business toward £1billion fleet losses • Free consultation to clean up fleet vehicles • English SMEs responsible for 2.4million vehicles on our roads There are plenty of myths haunting companies as they strive to reduce the costs incurred from fleet vehicles. Some believe...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Thu, 28/07/2016 - 15:48

28/07/2016

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Transport grey fleet business transport

£5.5bn: The cost of people using own cars for work

• Biggest ever study reveals true scale of 'grey fleet' vehicles • 14m 'grey fleet' vehicles older, dirtier & less safe than company cars • 15% reduction in grey fleet would take 22k cars off the road in pollution terms The UK's 14 million private vehicles used for business – or 'grey fleet' –...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Wed, 20/07/2016 - 09:32

20/07/2016

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Transport Fleet Hero Fleet Hero Awards

Fleet Hero Awards 2016: A time to celebrate green fleet heroes

It's a pivotal time for road transport sustainability. Recent statistics from the European Environment Agency showed that while European emissions in all other sectors fell by almost a quarter, cars, vans and lorries have seen a 17 per cent increase. The fleets of vehicles operated by private and...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Thu, 14/07/2016 - 15:10

14/07/2016

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Transport supply chain GLEC

Helping the global logistics supply chain go 'green'

• Universal carbon calculation agreed for logistics • Multinational companies sign up to new method • More needs to be done to cut carbon from transporting goods Getting to grips with how the vast amounts of goods we consume are transported around the world is an important part of the international...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Thu, 07/07/2016 - 13:39

07/07/2016

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Transport electric vehicles Scotland

Scotland: The land of the EV?

• £7.8million to Scotland's Low Carbon Transport Loan Fund • Swapping petrol cars to electric will impact Scotland's air quality • Online portal designed to help eradicate 'range anxiety' With a million electric vehicles (EVs) on global roads and approaching price parity with fossil fuelled...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Tue, 05/07/2016 - 15:14

05/07/2016

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Transport electric vehicles rural areas Scotland

North Coast 500 EV Tour: Spreading the word about electric vehicles

Photo credit: John Clark BMW • Electric vehicle experts take on Scotland's answer to Route 66 • Highland trip showcases EVs - and impressive charging network • Though near oil sources, drivers face high prices at pumps Home Energy Scotland's electric vehicle specialists recently headed off on the...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Thu, 23/06/2016 - 16:00

23/06/2016

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Transport Eco Driving electric vehicles

Can Energy Independent Vehicles be cut loose from the grid?

• Tesla success not the 'end game' - industry expert • Self-powered planes, boats and automobiles in the spotlight • Charge points remain vital to growth in electric vehicle use With the launch of the Tesla Model 3 touted as the most successful in history, you'd be forgiven for thinking that this...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Thu, 02/06/2016 - 16:23

02/06/2016

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Transport electric vehicles EVs

E-asy riders – are electric motorcycles about to go big?

• Few electric bikes on road - things may change fast • Trade representative: we could overtake electric cars • Hopes for grant support While there is an increase in the buzz around electric cars and vans , e-motorcycles have seen less attention so far. What are the reasons for this, and what's in...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Thu, 12/05/2016 - 15:48

12/05/2016

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Transport green fleets electric vehicles

Fired up about electric fleets

• Cheshire Fire & Rescue aim to lower emissions • Nissan Leaf EVs ideal for community work • First step towards a greater investment in EVs Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service has set itself an ambitious target of cutting emissions by 40 percent on 2009/10 levels by 2020. After taking on a range...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Fri, 29/04/2016 - 15:25

29/04/2016

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Transport electric vehicles EV

UK climbing up Europe's electric vehicle league

• 16 million EVs across Europe • UK ahead of Germany and France in EV volume • Over 28k vehicles eligible for UK's Plug-in Vehicle Grant Momentum. This is a word that seems to apply to the European electric vehicle (EV) market at the moment. There are now around 16 million plug-ins in Europe, and...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Thu, 07/04/2016 - 16:00

07/04/2016

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