April 2010

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State Farm Commits to a Green Fleet

From its first Toyota Prius hybrid vehicle to a current fleet of more than 350 hybrid-electric vehicles, plus the use of van pools and energy-efficient buildings, State Farm is committed to reducing emissions.

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KONE Takes Fleet Eco-Efficiency to a Higher Level

KONE's sourcing team uses a broad category management structure involving key stakeholders...

This 100-year-old global company streamlined fleet operations, reducing costs of the targeted passenger fleet, trimmed dealer out-of-stock purchases, lowered acquisition costs and accident rates, and decreased greenhouse gas emissions.

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Kraft Foods Field-Tests Alt-Fuel Vehicles

Ford Fusion Hybrid

As part of continuing sustainability efforts, the global foods powerhouse is evaluating initial driver response to a pilot test of Ford and Toyota hybrids, the Subaru Forester PZEV, and the diesel-powered VW Jetta in its sales fleet.