Fuel Management

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High Cost of Fuel Increases Operating Costs

Fleet operating costs have increased, but at a slower pace than 2006. Across all vehicle segments, this increase was directly attributable to increased fuel costs, with a domino effect for other oil-based products such as tires.

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How to Select a Fuel Management Provider

Choosing the right fuel management provider can save you valuable time and money.

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Using Telematics to Manage Truck Fleets

Fleet managers describe how the ability to track vehicle location, gas consumption, and preventive maintenance has benefited their fleets.

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Identifying Best Practices in Fuel Management

STATISTICS AND CUSTOMER RESPONSE SURVEYS LEAVE LITTLE DOUBT ABOUT THE ADVANTAGES OF FUEL MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS. ENHANCE SAVINGS THROUGH RESEARCH, REPORTING, COMMUNICATION, AND RELATIONSHIP-BUILDING.

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Natural Gas Possibly Best Alternative for Drivers

LOS ANGELES – One of the most viable alternative fuels could be compressed natural gas (CNG) because it's cleaner than gasoline or diesel, the fuel costs about 33-percent less than gasoline, and most natural gas is produced in the United States, which helps reduce dependency on foreign oil.

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Ethanol Boom Could Boost U.S. Natural Gas Prices

NEW YORK – The U.S. ethanol boom could push natural gas prices even higher as the explosion of new distilleries and a soaring corn crop raise industrial and agricultural demand.

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Michigan Cities Fill with New Fuels; Grants Help Make Transition Easier

DETROIT – Local governments across Michigan are replacing gasoline-powered vehicles with ones that run on alternative fuels.

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Certified CNG Cylinder Inspectors Needed in U.S. and Worldwide

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In order to ensure a positive safety record of storing compressed natural gas (CNG) onboard motor vehicles in the United States, the U.S. Department of Transportation requires that all CNG cylinders be inspected once every three years or 36,000 miles (whichever comes first) and sometimes more often under special circumstances.

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300 Fleet Manager Across North Carolina Meet to Cut Fleet-Vehicle Emissions

GREENSBORO, N.C. – More than 300 fleet managers from governments across North Carolina gathered in Greensboro Apr. 18 to learn about alternative fuels and new fuel-saving technologies to cut emissions from vehicles.

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City of Ukiah Adds Hybrids to its Fleet

UKIAH, CA – The City of Ukiah, Calif., has bought four Toyota hybrid vehicles to add to its expanding alternative-fuel fleet.

As fuel costs continue to fluctuate, find ways to best keep your expenses under control. With constant new fuel technology and methods emerging, find out what is best for your fleet and what should be avoided. Below, finds news and information regarding oil and gasoline trends, fuel strategies, resale channels and vehicle residuals.

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Hidden Costs That Eat Away At Your Fuel Budget

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Fuel Saving Strategies Survey

View our 2008 survey to benchmark your fleet's fuel and green strategies with other fleets.
 

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A managed fuel program can help you save time and money and gain control over the way you fuel your vehicles. Determine your potential savings by using our fuel calculator.
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