Ecodriving Quick Tip: Here’s why following too close wastes fuel

The closer your fleet drivers follow the vehicle in front of them, the more reactive they become as drivers. The more reactive, the more fuel they burn. When you give yourself more space, you become proactive behind the wheel. Here’s … Continue reading

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Ecodriving Quick Tip: Track your mileage for significant fuel savings

Read any great organizational management book, and they all have one sentiment in common: What you measure gets managed. This is especially true behind the wheel of your fleet drivers. Ecodriving certified specialist, Mike Speck, explains how and why your … Continue reading

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Ecodriving Solutions Intros QR Codes for Driver Training at Green Fleet Conference

The team at Ecodriving Solutions is excited to attend our first Green Fleet Conference in Dallas next week. If you’re going, please swing by booth 103 to get acquainted so we can show you our state-of-the-art ecodriving training now online. If you’re … Continue reading

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Ecodriving Quick Tip: How a “Fresh Red” can save your fleet fuel

When you accelerate from a coasting five miles an hour as a red light turns green, you can save as much as 20 percent of your fuel compared to starting from a stopped position. Always try to coast up to … Continue reading

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Ecodriving Quick Tip: How a steady throttle will save fleets fuel

In today’s 60-second Ecodriving Solutions quick tip, certified eco-driving training professional, Mike Speck, demonstrates how a steady foot on the gas pedal will save your fleet fuel, money, maintenance and emissions. Are you going to the Green Fleet Conference next … Continue reading

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Ecodriving Quick Tip: Safe and courteous driving saves fleets fuel

When your fleet drivers become more eco-conscious behind the wheel, the natural bi-product is a safer, more courteous driver. So even though ecodriving training saves your fleet fuel, money, maintenance and emissions, it can also save lives. Here’s Mike to … Continue reading

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Ecodriving Quick Tip: When you track your mileage, you track savings

There’s a terrific book called, Rapt, Attention and the Focused Life, that explores what we naturally focus on as human beings for both survival and productivity. The more consistent and purposeful focus we give to any one activity, the greater … Continue reading

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Ecodriving Quick Tip: How topography impacts fleet fuel savings

How you approach hills and valleys on the road has a great impact on your fuel efficiency. Here’s a powerful one-minute ecodriving tip on how you can manage the topography of your drive to save your fleet fuel, money, maintenance … Continue reading

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Ecodriving Quick Tip: How stop signs can start saving your fleet fuel.

Certified ecodriving coach, Mike Speck, gives you and your fleet drivers a quick tip on how to approach and depart stop signs to save you fuel, maintenance, money and emissions. This is the first in a series of 30, one-minute … Continue reading

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5 ecodriving tips the FedEx fleet used to survive the aftermath of the Japan disaster

If necessity is the mother of invention, then responding to disaster for pure survival must be the godmother. FedEx, faced with the daunting task of continuing operations in earthquake and tsunami ravaged Japan, relied on five simple ecodriving techniques to … Continue reading

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