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Corporate responsibility and doing the right thing – Ecodriving style!

So, we all know that Ecodriving can provide dedicated practitioners of the methodolgy the benefit of some pretty impressive fuel and money savings.  And when you get a bunch of dedicated practitioners together, in say the form of a fleet … 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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EDS Trains Houston Independent School District Safety Trainers on Fleet Fuel Savings

It was a successful few days in late July that marked the official training of Houston Independent School District Fleet Safety personnel by the Ecodriving Solutions crew of master Ecodriving trainers. The goal? Help the HISD 1,000 driver strong fleet … Continue reading

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Time Your Drives to Save Fuel for You and Your Fleet

One of the main issues that is discussed in Ecodriving is the time it takes to get from one place to another. The perception is that Ecodriving is always slow driving, and one of the first things that is taught … Continue reading

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Drive the Speed Limit to Save Fuel and Money

Depending on the vehicle you drive, going much faster than freeway speed limits can have a really damaging effect on your fuel mileage.  Ultimately, that means more frequent stops at the pump and more money out of you pocket. Here … 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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Speed Limits and Vegetables

One very simple Ecodriving technique is to drive the speed limit, or even below the speed limit, when conditions dictate. Driving the speed limit is sort of like eating vegetables – we all know we should do it and that … Continue reading

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Knowledge is power with Ecodriving and fleet fuel savings

There is more to know about Ecodriving techniques than you might expect, and the more you know the better you and your drivers can be at saving fuel and reducing carbon emissions. Ecodriving is a proven system of changing driver … Continue reading

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FedEx posts 5 Ecodriving tips in their company blog

When it comes to fleet operations it is hard to ignore a company like FedEx.  So, it is impressive to see that they have looked at how Ecodriving can help them to save fuel in their enormous trucking fleet. On … Continue reading

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New iPhone app helps drivers see fuel savings and reduced carbon emissions

A new iPhone app designed by a UK company and launched in the Netherlands is a telemetric based system that helps drivers achieve better fuel economy and reduced carbon emissions.  The app even allows for drivers to compare and compete … Continue reading

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