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The Ford C-Max – Proof That Driver Behavior Influences Fleet Fuel Savings

Thinking of replacing your fleet of gasoline only powered cars with some hybrids, or do you think that hybrid technology is just a hype?   No matter what you think, it is hard to argue with the fact that almost … Continue reading

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The Coast is Clear

One Ecodriving technique is to use coasting, when possible. This is different from “drafting” and we are, in no way, advocating that behavior…which can be incredibly dangerous. Instead, the Ecodriving technique involves using coasting sparingly, when conditions dictate, and at … Continue reading

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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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One-Minute Ecodriving Video Tips: How your fleet drivers can make the most of them

As we shared in a previous blog post, we’ve just made available a scannable QR code that includes rotating ecodriving video tips. Each tip lasts less than a minute and shares simple ecodriving tips to help you and your fleet save … 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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