GreenFleet Awards 2016: A celebration of environmental efforts

Edgbaston Cricket Stadium once again played host to this year’s GreenFleet Awards, which saw comedian Dominic Holland present over 20 awards to organisations and individuals in recognition of their contribution to green road transport and environmental fleet management.

Proving your environmental commitment

NOx and particulate matter, noise, alternative fuels, tyres and fuel management all come under the spotlight in the updated standard from the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme. Anne Johnson, FORS operations director, explains what has changed to make this the greenest standard yet.

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Leasing

How can leasing and contract hire firms help with the wider role of fleet management? And what role does the industry play in driving down emissions? We ask our new expert panel for their views.

Fife Council Hydrogen Fleet

Fife Council, Scotland’s third largest Council, shares its plans to introduce green hydrogen vehicles into the fleet, along with green hydrogen refuelling stations.

Volkswagen I.D. - Paris Motor Show

The 2016 edition of the biennial Paris motor show was all about electric mobility. GreenFleet takes a stroll around the halls of the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles and examines the chic electric and plug-in hybrid concept and production models that adorned the show floor.

Industry insight: fuel management

With fuel representing a major cost for fleets, we ask our fuel card experts what a fuel management strategy should include, as well as whether the fuel card industry will offer alternative energy, such as electricity or hydrogen, in the future.

Fleet interview: University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge’s estate management team operates several electric vehicles and has pledged to have half of its fleet electric by 2021. Christine Leonard shares the benefits and challenges of running an electric fleet.

Behind the wheel of the latest green technology

Rockingham welcomed back GreenFleet Arrive ’n’ Drive for a 10th year, giving fleet managers the chance to get behind the wheel of the latest low and zero‑emission vehicle.

GreenFleet York

GreenFleet went to the ‘Go Ultra Low’ City of York on 12 October, bringing with it experts in green-motoring to share their knowledge with fleet managers, as well as electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles to test drive.

Expert Panel - Telematics

Our telematics expert panelists share their thoughts on how technology has helped drive down road emissions, how telematics grows the appeal of electric vehicles, and how autonomous vehicles could benefit fleets in the future.

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Telematics generates vast amounts of data which needs to be digested and acted on if any benefits are to be realised. But how well are fleets using data? And do companies have a moral and legal obligation to act on reports of bad driving? We ask our telematics experts

Meet our new leasing experts, who in this first discussion, examine how new challenges such as Brexit, air quality and policy changes are affecting fleet managers

In the first of a new panel discussion, we ask our experts their views on how telematics have shaped and driven change within the fleet management profession, and why reluctance to use fleet technology still exists within some organisations

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Leasing

Can it pay to think differently about the way we travel? Our expert panelists examine how the new concept of ‘mobility’ is impacting the fleet sector

Expert Panel

Following the launch of the Department of Transport’s consultation into making charge points more accessible, GreenFleet’s expert panelists give their views on the key factors that will shape the electric vehicle market’s development in the near future.

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Leasing

How can leasing and contract hire firms help with the wider role of fleet management? And what role does the industry play in driving down emissions? We ask our new expert panel for their views.

Expert Panel - Telematics

Our telematics expert panelists share their thoughts on how technology has helped drive down road emissions, how telematics grows the appeal of electric vehicles, and how autonomous vehicles could benefit fleets in the future.

Expert Panel - Electric Fleets

GreenFleet taps into the minds of its expert panel to assess the place of electric vehicles in company car fleets and what the major barriers to adoption will be moving forward.

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Connectivity

Technology is changing the way we travel. GreenFleet quizzes its telematics expert panel on how connectivity is facilitating new mobility trends, aiding fleet management, and reducing CO2 emissions.

Expert Panel: Charging Infrastructure

Electric vehicles continue to go from strength to strength with manufacturers seeing record sales thus far in 2016. GreenFleet and its panel of experts evaluate how well-equipped the UK’s charging infrastructure is to support greater uptake.

Peugeot 3008 GT-Line BlueHDi 120

Peugeot has re-invented its people-carrying 3008 model, turning it from MPV to SUV. More stylish than before and with more upmarket aspirations, how does it face up to its new competition?

2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Excel AWD 2.5L CVT TSS

On-paper, Toyota’s high-riding RAV 4 SUV now offers potential fuel and cost-saving benefits of a hybrid powertrain for the first time. How does it measure up in the real-world? Richard Gooding reports

2017 Renault Zoe Dynamique R90 Z.E. 40

The Renault Zoe is the most popular electric vehicle in Europe, and a new version with a larger-capacity 41kWh battery is now available. Richard Gooding finds out what other benefits 
the revised Zoe has, aside from a longer 250-mile range

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