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20 Sep, 2008 PR19_pcs_cars

The City of Philadelphia is involved in an innovative partnership with PhillyCarShare that allows the City to reduce the size of its fleet by 329 vehicles, maintain service levels, and reduce fuel, insurance, parking, and maintenance costs. The cars are free to be used by city residents on nights and weekends. / PhillyCarShare.

20 Sep, 2008 PR19_co_op

The District of North Vancouver has been car sharing with Co-operative Auto Network (The Car Co-op) and subsidiary The Company Car (TCC) since 2007 and the City of Vancouver hopes to start sharing cars in late 2008. / Co-operative Auto Network and The Company Car, 2008.

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19 Sep, 2008 PC12_VanBylaw

Vehicle right-sizing led the City of Vancouver to purchase Smart Cars for by-law enforcement officers. / City of Vancouver, 2007.

19 Sep, 2008 PC12_HamiltonFleet

The City of Hamilton uses a purchasing policy to ensure vehicles are right-sized and appropriate for the work they do. The fleet includes these vehicles and over 50 hybrid cars. / City of Hamilton, 2007.

19 Sep, 2008 PC08_gps

As fuel consumption continues to decrease, GPS devices and on-board computers become more helpful to achieve greater GHG emissions reductions.

19 Sep, 2008 PC08_Pump

The City of Williams Lake has installed a fuel dispensing system to allow for improved fuel management.

19 Sep, 2008 PC07_HopeReservoir

Hope reduced energy costs through the construction of a new water resevoir (prior to construction, they need to pump 200,000 gallons a day to maintain water quality in an open air reservoir).

19 Sep, 2008 PC10_training

Start your training in a classroom scenario by teaching your drivers fuel efficient driving techniques.

19 Sep, 2008 PC10_inCar

Driver training can start in the office and then be taken to the automobile.

19 Sep, 2008 PC11_Carrot

Incentive programs should be used to achieve GHG reductions when difficulty ensues, but should not be the primary motivator.

19 Sep, 2008 PC09_CampaignLangley

The Township of Langley developed the “one - our new environment” campaign to guide its green fleet and driver awareness programs. / Township of Langley, 2007.

19 Sep, 2008 PC09_PosterLangley

The Township of Langley uses posters like these to keep drivers aware of how to improve fuel efficiency. / Township of Langley, 2007.

19 Sep, 2008 PO26_SanJosePolicy

This excerpt from San Jose’s Green Fleet policy demonstrates their commitment to purchasing fuel efficient vehicles. / City of San Jose, 2007.

19 Sep, 2008 PO27_WLakePolicy

This excerpt from the Williams Lake idling policy makes it clear that idling is to be reduced and communicates why it is being reduced. / City of Williams Lake, 2006.

19 Sep, 2008 PO25_manual

Your vehicle owner’s manual is an excellent source of information on how to achieve maximum fuel efficiency over the life of your vehicle.

19 Sep, 2008 PO25_Exhaust

A fuel efficiency policy communicates your commitment to avoiding harmful emissions like these.

19 Sep, 2008 PL11_MechanicHands

Developing regular procedures to ensure that your fleet’s engines and other parts are running at maximum efficiency will help you save money and the environment.

19 Sep, 2008 PL11_PreventativeMaintance

Preventative maintenance is one of the most important components of a green fleet strategy.


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