About Mike Speck

Lead facilitator and Master Ecodriving trainer for Ecodriving Solutions.

Nikon Pictures Themselves as Socially Responsible with Ecodriving Measures

Nikon is clearly a responsible company.  They seem to have a real focus on social responsibility which can be seen  in their attempts to reduce the carbon footprint of their distribution network. How are they doing it?  Well, they started … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead and Thinking Ahead to Save Fuel and Money

For those of you that have an even passing interest in the concept of ecodriving, the idea of anticipatory driving should be part and parcel of your thought process when trying to save fuel. Reading intersections, looking at traffic flow, … Continue reading

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Eocdriving Solutions and City of Yonkers Partner for Successful Pilot Program

Hey, here’s an idea.  Let’s go to New York City, Yonkers to be exact, and teach a bunch of city drivers how to save fuel and be green loving tree huggers. Sounds like a great plan doesn’t it? Yeah, I … Continue reading

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Ecodriving Solutions hosts NAFA webinar

Ecodriving Solutions facilitators recently hosted an hour-long informative webinar for the National Association of Fleet Administrators.   The webinar was delivered in an attempt to show the attending fleet managers what ecodriving is about. Ecodriving Solutions has had particular success … Continue reading

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Ecodriving to Maximize Regenerative Power

Among the many benefits that hybrid and full electric cars provide to consumers is the ability to regenerate some of the energy that is lost in acceleration and use of the throttle in general. That’s right everyone, regenerative braking and … Continue reading

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The Black and White Facts of “Green” Electric Cars

So, there are many opinions out there on the viability and credibility of electric cars.  But, what are the facts.  I mean, just how truly “green” are electric cars?  We all know that they can’t be totally green, because the … Continue reading

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Phoenix GoGreen13 Conference – Sustainability in the Sun

Ecodriving Solutions trainers were at the recently held Go Green13 Phoenix conference in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.   For those of you that don’t know, Phoenix is striving to be the greenest city in the U.S..  The solar panels that do … Continue reading

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The Ecodriving Balance

Ecodriving is the process of using a few common sense driving tips to help you and your fleet drivers to be more fuel efficient. Done properly and consistently, they can help fleets save some serious money in fuel. Just check … Continue reading

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How Metrics can Enhance Ecodriving Success

With fuel prices ebbing and surging, the impact on businesses large and small is becoming profound.  As a result, fleet managers and trucking company owners nationwide are paying particular attention to various means of measuring fuel usage and driver behavior.   Certainly, … Continue reading

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When One Really is Enough

At Ecodriving Solutions, we are hardly the only people who think about the best ways to try and safe fuel and the environment.  Although we focus on actual behind the wheel driver behavior as one of the fundamental ways to … Continue reading

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