Carbon emissions

Teletrac Navman to show latest range of CO2 reduction software at Freight in the City Expo

October 7, 2016 Hayley Pink

Teletrac Navman will be at Freight in the City Expo next month to demonstrate how its analytical software can help urban fleets drive down emissions and improve driver behaviour. Reducing carbon emissions from trucks and vans is a top priority for urban operators, the firm said, with tender documents increasingly requiring firms to have a CO2 policy when bidding for contracts. It has therefore designed a range of systems to help operators address their fleets’ carbon impact. Teletrac Navman software […]

Air quality

Greggs boosts fleet MPG by 11% through ECO Stars membership

July 27, 2016 Hayley Pink

Bakery group Greggs has sliced £750,000 off its national fleet running costs since its Scottish division joined the ECO Stars Fleet Recognition Scheme. The chain’s Edinburgh depot runs 11 refrigerated Euro-6 trucks, which each travel an average 82,876km per year on trunking and store delivery routes across Scotland. Following recommendations set out in a road map produced by ECO Stars, the Greggs Edinburgh fleet has now achieved the scheme’s top five-star rating and has seen an 11% increase in mpg per […]