Fleet Sustainability Blog

The Green Journey cuts through the fog of confusion around fleet sustainability, providing fleet managers and operators with a clear roadmap for reducing emissions and costs.

Here’s your chance to get up close to Volkswagen’s futuristic XL1 green car

Volkswagen’s jaw-dropping XL1 looked like it had shot straight back from the future when the low-slung plug-in hybrid emerged back in 2015. You may have seen plenty of photos of it since then but it feels like not nearly enough…

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Hybrids will make up half of UK fleets by 2021, survey suggests

More than half of all vehicles on UK fleets could be hybrid by 2021, according to a new survey. Currently, just under a third (32 per cent) of UK fleets are already using at least one alternative fuelled vehicle, with…

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Can the future save today?

While the flying cars we were promised by the science fiction of our childhood are still in development, the progress of electric vehicles is surging forward. While fleets are unlikely to trust their precious cargoes to self-driving vehicles, until they…

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If diesels are a problem, why are they so popular?

Do you have a diesel in your fleet? Of course you do. So do over 92% of Fleet Managers in the UK. Not only do they give you better mileage per gallon, they reduce your carbon dioxide emissions. So what’s…

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Do you prefer carrots or sticks?

Do you respond better to encouragements or penalties, “carrots” or “sticks”? Modern psychology tells us that rewards are more effective than punishments. But do we keep to the speed limit because we wish to drive safely, or because we fear…

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