New figures from the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association confirm the sector’s position as the UK’s leading adopter of cleaner and more fuel-efficient vehicles. But how will the sector build on it’s recent successes, and further increase uptake?

On 26-28 April, the Commercial Vehicle Show will open its doors to commercial vehicle operators at Birmingham’s NEC, offering far greater choice than any other exhibition serving the sector. GreenFleet takes one last look ahead as to the reasons why this year’s show is a must attend.

Following Transport for London’s LoCITY scheme launch to help the freight sector adopt low-emission vehicles, LoCITY explains the benefits of the industry working together to lower the emissions from commercial vehicles in London.

Self-driving truck platoons hold great potential to make British road transport safer, cleaner and more efficient in the future. Trials have already been staged in Europe, and environmental benefits are just one of the positive outcomes of the system.

Ultra Low Emission Vehicles (ULEVs) not only deliver low running costs, but are kinder on the wallet when it comes to tax, too. Next Green Car calculates the tax advantages offered by ULEVS.

On 15 April, GreenFleet opened its doors to Scotland’s fleet decision makers and influencers at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh, for the event’s eighth edition.

The British automotive industry has committed to helping thousands of consumers recycle their old vehicles with a free take-back service, designed to help owners whose brand may no longer sell in the UK. GreenFleet analyses the details.

Simon Cotton, general manager at fleet management specialist CLM, takes an in-depth look at the issue of fleet outsourcing.

Changes to the Plug in Car Grant came into effect on 1 March 2016. GreenFleet examines what this means for prospective buyers and the future uptake of electric vehicles.

The Commercial Vehicle Show once again opens its door to commercial vehicle operators on 26-28 April at Birmingham’s NEC, with far greater choice than any other exhibition serving the sector. GreenFleet looks ahead to a trailer load of innovation and interest at the show.

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Fleet management has become a profession that is more strategic, advanced and demanding than it has ever been before. Tight budgets, duty of care responsibilities, lowering emissions, and keeping up with evolving technology – and the data it creates – all form part of a fleet managers daily responsibilities.

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

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.

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

The Volkswagen Passat GTE promises low emissions with both performance and efficiency.
Richard Gooding reports on whether this mid-sized car marriage of pace and parsimony is a happy one

While its futuristic-sounding name might not take it into the stratosphere, Richard Gooding finds that the new Citroën SpaceTourer does offer increased space and seating flexibility

Four big opportunities to transform fleet management with advanced telematics.