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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 Emotional Side of Driving – Common Sense Saves Fuel

The idea that driving at a reasonable speed will help you save fuel is hardly rocket science.  While drivers the world over might not know exactly how much fuel they can save, they do know, through common sense, that being … Continue reading

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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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Range Anxiety and How it can Help You Save Fuel

I recently attended the launch of the new Ford Focus all electric car. Like the Nissan Leaf it has no gasoline engine and relies entirely on electric power. Unlike the Leaf, it is based on an already existing model and … Continue reading

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2012 Indy 500 Win Comes Down to Fuel Mileage Battle and Some Great Driving

If you are a regular reader of this blog, then it should not surprise you to see us talking about recent motorsports events and how they relate to Ecodriving. Memorial Day weekend has in it one of the busiest Sundays … Continue reading

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President Obama State of the Union “…the Easiest Way to Save Money is to Waste Less Energy.”

If you can, put your political persuasions aside for a moment, and take a look at what President Obama had to say regarding energy development and use in the United States, during his State of the Union address. While covering … Continue reading

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For 2012…Resolve to Get Ecodriving Results!

  It’s that time of year when we all at least think about making some sort of resolutions – eat better, exercise more, be kinder to strangers…you get the idea. At Ecodriving Solutions, we were thinking that this would be … Continue reading

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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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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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