06 Apr '11, 11am

FedEx, UPS and 3 Other Transport Leaders Commit to Cleaner Fleets

FedEx, UPS and 3 Other Transport Leaders Commit to Cleaner Fleets

The new partnership is part of the DOE Vehicle Technology Program's "Clean Cities" initiative. It is also a part of President Obama's larger campaign to increase the country's energy security by reducing reliance on foreign oil. Ramping up energy efficiency and reducing energy consumption are key to the push that began when the president took office. The announcement of the Clean Fleets Partnership on Friday capped a week in which the president delivered a much-anticipated speech on energy security and his administration issued a challenge to American entrepreneurs to help bring next-gen energy technology to market.

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2011/04/05/fedex-ups-3-other...

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