Buyers of road transport can reduce CO2 emissions and the fuel costs by an additional 15-20% – simply by putting the requirements right
Haulage and distribution of goods is a complex process and operate under substantial environmental pressure. To achieve real CO2 reductions buyers must ensure that the requirements are set in a right way. To maximize the benefits of a requirement, it must support the haulier to focus on measurable improvements and leave to the supplier to find and implement appropriate solutions.
Below question will help you maximize effectiveness of your demands. Drivers´ influences fuel consumption with up to 30%, we would like to know:
What is your current fuel consumption and what is the difference between that and a standard Good Practice driver performance?
The EU environment department encourages buyers of transport service to include energy efficient driving efforts, into their procurement requirements. To ensure that reductions actually are achieved, demand a result rather than an activity, it is easier to understand since the benefits are measurable.
The best fuel is the not used fuel.