29 Jun '11, 2pm

First Take: FedEx's Green Fleet Moves, Next-Gen CSR Reporting, and More...

First Take: FedEx's Green Fleet Moves, Next-Gen CSR Reporting, and More...

• FedEx Doubles Up on EVs, Invests in Cleaner Diesel Deliveries: FedEx is making big moves to improve the efficiency of its fleet , with the addition of 24 new all-electric vehicles (which more than doubles the size of its EV fleet, now at 43 EVs) and adding more than 4,000 new fuel-efficient diesel vehicles. All told, the moves affect over 10 percent of the FedEx fleet. • The Next Generation of CSR Reporting, on the Horizon: The Global Reporting Institute are announcing today that 10 companies -- including Alcoa, GE, Goldman Sachs and Shell -- are the global sponsors of the G4 guidelines, the next generation of sustainability reporting rules. The Big Four accounting firms -- Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG and PwC -- are also pledging support for the new rules, which will go into effect in 2013. We'll have a much closer look at this later. • The World's Top Companies for Re...

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