Police Force in UK successfully adopts Ecodriving for Fleet Fuel Savings

According to an article in GreenBiz.com,  a 499-vehicle strong police fleet in the U.K. used Ecodriving initiatives and driver training to help them reduce their use of fuel. Of particular interest in the article are two major points. Although Ecodriving … Continue reading

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Ease the Pressure to get Fleet Fuel Savings by Checking Tire Pressure

We all know that checking tire pressure on cars and trucks can help you save fuel. The reason revolves around the idea of reducing rolling resistance. But do you know how much checking that tire pressure can actually help you … Continue reading

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Mickey Mouse might know more than you know about Saving Fuel

I have always been a fan of Disneyland and the whole Disney experience. In fact, annual Christmas time visits to the “Happiest Place on Earth” have been a family tradition of ours for many years. I especially admire their ability … Continue reading

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Knowing your Surroundings is an Important Part of the Fleet Fuel Savings Game

Having an accurate view of the “big picture” as it relates to your business plan is an integral element in the equation for success. Some people refer to it as situational awareness – knowing in which direction your company is … Continue reading

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Families and Fleets Alike Find Fuel Costs to be a Fear

It is hard to ignore the fact that the cost of fuel in this economy has become a concern, sometimes even a fear for people nationwide.  It doesn’t much matter whether you are looking at gassing up the family truckster … Continue reading

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Do Electric Cars Represent a Revolution to Charge up Fleet Fuel Savings?

After several years of having hybrid cars on the market, and with many fleets managers choosing to buy those vehicles to help reduce their overall fuel costs and carbon footprint, the first full electric vehicles are beginning to become available. … Continue reading

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Australia Passes Carbon Tax Law – Will the U.S. Follow? – How Does it Affect Fleets?

After delaying it for several years at the behest of those companies which would likely bear the greatest impact, the Australian government has reached  a milestone in their legislative process with the passage of a controversial new tax designed to … Continue reading

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Saving Fuel in Fleets isn’t just for trucks anymore

I do a lot of travelling by air for my job.  Plus, I just happen to be a big fan of airplanes in general. Although I am especially a fan of the Boeing product line, it is hard to argue … Continue reading

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Idling Wastes Fuel – Another “Quick Tip” to Fleet Fuel Savings from EDS

Check out the video below.  It is a brief Ecodriving Solutions tip on how excessive idling will cost your fleet money. Just how much money are we really talking? Depends on your drivers, the types of vehicles and the size … Continue reading

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Saving Fuel is as Easy as Driving Smart – Ecodriving

Sure, we’ve all heard it a million times.  If you stop driving on the street like you’re leading the last five laps of the Indy 500, you might actually be able to save some fuel. (And you’ll be a bit … Continue reading

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