SUCCESSFUL TRANSITION TOWARDS ELECTRIC MOBILITY
FROM THE MINUTES 2018
BUSES HAVE THE LI-ION SHARE
The EV market share in the U.K. is only 0.5%, but buses are currently leading the way with 5% electrification - an encouraging sign of things to come.
UPS: BEST PRACTICES FROM THE FLEET THAT DRIVES THREE BILLION MILES PER YEAR
The UPS fleet is composed of 100,000 vehicles and drivers, including 9,094 alternative fuel vehicles. Since 2009, the multinational logistics company has invested more than $750 million in alternative fuels, advanced technology vehicles and fueling stations.
By 2016, the UPS fleet had driven one billion miles on alternative fuels; the equivalent of over 4,000 trips to the moon — achieving the goal set in 2012, one year ahead of schedule. At present, they log more than one million miles every business day on alternative fuels.
A PREVIEW IN ACTION
Cities are invited to stage a one-day special event: zero-emission, zero noise pollution and zero particulates by offering citizens a direct experience of a zero-emission future, leaders can stimulate community and political engagement, as well as momentum.