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Diesel/Electric Trucks Drawing Attention

KNOXVILLE, TN – MHC Kenworth-Knoxville held an open house last Tuesday to show off a type of diesel/electric medium-duty truck it plans to stock, drawing a crowd of about 20-30 people representing several businesses and some local governments.

The Xebra trucks are fitted with a lockable cargo box for the Coca-Cola delivery service.<br /><br />

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ZAP Xebra Electric Trucks Deliver in Urban Settings

The ultra-compact Xebra trucks allow the Coca-Cola Company, Domino’s Pizza, and UPS to get closer to customers while saving fuel and helping the environment.

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Discover New Technologies to Green Your Truck Fleet

Work Truck is one of three Bobit Business Media publications sponsoring the Green Fleet Conference 2008. The new event offers a forum for truck fleets to learn and discuss green technologies.

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Industry Groups Address Expanding Biodiesel Use

Government mandates to increase renewable fuels production have prompted a growing use of biodiesel. Industry groups are setting standards for quality and monitoring the fuel’s production, transport, and storage.

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Alliant Switches Fleet Vehicles to Biofuels

Fleet operations at Madison, Wis.-based Alliant Energy Corp. uses biofuels to contribute to the company’s larger overall goal of using renewable energy sources as much as possible.

The Hyatt Regency Chicago hotel is located within the city’s Magnificent Mile, what locals refer to as an American version of the Champs-Elys&#233;es.

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New Green Fleet Conference Debuts in Chicago Sept. 15-16

Sponsored by three Bobit Business Media publications, the Green Fleet Conference 2008 will provide a first-time forum for fleet professionals to learn and discuss green technologies.

(L-R) Callie Glave, sourcing leader, Owens Corning; Matt Lefeld, sourcing specialist, Owens Corning;  Karen Healey, dir., product management., PHH;  and Isaac Chapman,  fleet administrator, Owens Corning.

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Going Green Lowers Owens Corning's Operating Costs

Owens Corning switched to the Ford Taurus X crossover vehicle and Ford Escape, increasing the fleet’s miles per gallon and reducing its greenhouse gas emissions.

Pepco Holdings, Inc., headquartered in Washington, D.C., delivers electricity to about 1.9<br /><br />million customers in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, and New Jersey.

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Pepco Holdings: Blueprint for a Green Future

The company’s commitment to the community leads to a greener fleet. In addition to making environmentally conscious vehicle purchases, PHI evaluates its entire fleet operation for ways to reduce its carbon footprint.

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'Big Brown' Turns Green

The familiar brown UPS truck fleet operates one of the country’s largest alternative-powered vehicle fleets. The company’s strategy includes deploying a mix of vehicles in its 1,600-unit AFV fleet.

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Verizon Tests New Hybrid Technology

Verizon paired its communications technology with hybrid vehicles to green the company fleet.

Learn from the experts at Automotive Fleet the ways fleet organizations are greening their fleets. The Green Fleet Channel brings you the latest in the reduction of fuel costs and alternative energy solutions for fleet cars and trucks.

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