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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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Boeing and Air New Zealand Team up for the Environment and Fuel Savings

Everyone knows that commercial aircraft, especially those as massive as the 170-ton 450 passenger Boeing 777-300, use enormous amounts of fuel in the course of their daily duties.  With a range of close to 10,000 miles, a 777 can consume … 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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Ease the Pressure to get Fleet Fuel Savings by Checking Tire Pressure

We all know that checking tire pressure on cars and trucks can help you save fuel. The reason revolves around the idea of reducing rolling resistance. But do you know how much checking that tire pressure can actually help you … 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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Idling Wastes Fuel – Another “Quick Tip” to Fleet Fuel Savings from EDS

Check out the video below.  It is a brief Ecodriving Solutions tip on how excessive idling will cost your fleet money. Just how much money are we really talking? Depends on your drivers, the types of vehicles and the size … Continue reading

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