GRAPEVINE, TX - Enterprise Holdings, the parent company of three major car rental brands, announced plans to shift its fleet of shuttle buses to B20 biodiesel within the next five years.
The announcement came at the National Biodiesel Conference & Expo, Biodiesel Magazine reported.
Enterprise Holdings is the parent company of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental. Together, they operate more than 600 shuttle buses.
Shuttle buses in nine markets will convert to B20 immediately, the company said. By the end of next year, 50 percent of Enterprise Holdings' shuttle buses will be running on B20.
During the conference, the company also announced the appointment of Richard Sayre as director of the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Institute for Renewable Fuels at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis.