At one time, the scope of the fleet department’s responsibilities was crystal clear. However, over time these demarcation lines have shifted and departmental boundaries separating them have become fuzzy. Now, collaboration with sourcing, legal, HR, finance, sales, service, and environmental, health & safety (EHS) is needed, often requiring approvals or buy-in from individual departments. There is only one strategy fleet managers can adopt in this new world of fleet management and here it is.
Daimler, Ford, and Nissan Team Up on Fuel Cell Vehicle Technology
The three automakers have signed an agreement to jointly develop a common fuel cell electric vehicle system to launch the world’s first affordable, mass-market fuel cell electric vehicle as early as 2017.