The continued journey of the green bus

Following on from the last issue which looked at the LowCVP The Journey of the Green Bus report, GreenFleet reports on the latest low emission bus sector developments in the UK, including a new £30m Low Emission Bus Scheme fund for England and Wales, and a new fleet of electric buses for London.

Low Emissions Van Guide

The LowCVP’s Dan Hayes explains how the updated Low Emission Van Guide and supporting Cost and Carbon Calculator can help van operators to cut costs while reducing emissions.

Leeds City Council’s Lucinda Yeadon explains how the council is promoting greater adoption of low and zero emission vehicles among residents, as well as how the council’s own fleet is becoming greener.

EV Expert Panel

Whilst still a small percentage of the overall vehicle market, the amount of electric vehicles in the UK is growing rapidly. GreenFleet and its panel of experts look at how the UK electric vehicle market and its incentive schemes compare to other European countries with an appetite for green motoring

Greener city living: a smart-systems approach

Robert Evans, CEO of Cenex, reviews the opportunities to use alternatively-fuelled vehicles to address climate change, air quality, congestion and energy for transport challenges

Expert Panel - Telematics

How has telematics - and the wealth of data it creates - evolved to meet the changing needs of the profession? GreenFleet taps into the minds of its expert telematics panel.

Innovation and supportive policy over the last decade has transformed the bus sector from being a part of the problem of poor urban air quality to being an important part of the solution. GreenFleet analyses the LowCVP report on the issue and looks at the wider global picture.

On 22 September 2016, Arrive ‘N’ Drive celebrates a decade at Rockingham, putting fleet managers behind the wheels of low and zero-emission vehicles and educating them on the latest green transport issues.

We look back at GreenFleet’s first commercial vehicle event, which gave delegates the chance to discover how to reduce emissions and increase efficiency with the latest green vans and truck technologies.

The freight sector still has some way to go meet greenhouse gas and emissions targets, but trials of an innovative electrified heavy goods transport system may offer one answer to the low carbon commercial vehicle conundrum.

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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.

EV Expert Panel

Whilst still a small percentage of the overall vehicle market, the amount of electric vehicles in the UK is growing rapidly. GreenFleet and its panel of experts look at how the UK electric vehicle market and its incentive schemes compare to other European countries with an appetite for green motoring

Futuristic looks, enhanced practicality, improved economy and lower emissions: the all-new Renault Scenic brings impressive qualities to the compact MPV class

The Ioniq signals Hyundai’s intent to launch a range of ‘green cars’ and spearheads the company’s move to become an eco-friendly vehicle leader. With three electrified powertrains in one body style, Richard Gooding finds out how the hybrid – the most conventional of the trio – lives up to its eco billing

Recently revised, the Fiat Professional Fiorino now has a smarter appearance and cleaner Euro 6-compliant engines, but enjoys the same practicality as before. Richard Gooding delivers the verdict on the urban warrior from Italy

Fleet and operations managers are under constant pressure to streamline processes and to squeeze even more value from their vehicles. The question is, how do they do this?