Browsing the "ups" Tag

Sustainable Brands Conference Approaches

May 9th, 2013 | by Susanna Schick

Sustainable Brands returns to San Diego's Paradise Cove for 2013. The 4-day conference, hosted by Saatchi & Saatchi S and presented by BMWi, promises a schedule packed with compelling speakers and events. I've gone to many sustainability conferences, and this is the one I've found most beneficial and informative


GE Slowly But Surely Buying Hybrid Vehicles As Promised

November 26th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

Few companies have so vehemently and vocally supported hybrid and electric vehicles like General Electric. While it is obviously in the interest of GE, which produces charging stations and electrical components for electrified vehicles, GE made waves by pledging to replace half of its vehicle fleet with plug-in vehicles. Two years later, and that pledge is holding up, albeit at a slow, methodical pace


Highways to the future

April 20th, 2011 | by Andrew Meggison

Ryder, DHL, and other major hauling companies are taking major steps to lower their petroleum fuel usage, opting to purchase


UPS Hydraulic Hybrids Shrink Delivery Carbon Footprint

December 29th, 2008 | by John Addison

UPS operates nearly 100,000 ground vehicles, 600 airplanes, 3,000 facilities, and employs over 400,000 people. Although UPS has experienced over a 40% improvement in fuel economy with 50 hybrid-electric delivery vehicles, a new type of hydraulic hybrid may be even better



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