Reduce CO2 emissions in the fleet / group of companies receives Golden campaign logo food/Berlin, August 30, 2011: since 2009, the ecological transport Club gets VCD leasing companies and fleet operators to participate in the European campaign cleaner car contracts “on. Meanwhile joined nearly 60 leasing companies and fleet operators of the initiative. They want to create in the future more than 150,000 company car, emitting maximum 120 or 130 grams of CO2 per kilometer on average. Reason enough to continue the campaign and to expand to other European countries. Some contend that here shows great expertise in this. Michael Muller Gabson, cleaner car contracts project manager at the VCD: the campaign has made a name in the industry since its inception. Leasing companies and fleet operators see more and more the need to make their operational mobility as environmentally friendly regardless of the cost pressures. The greater use of more efficient vehicles supports these efforts and also gives a clear signal to business customers and -partner, not only to talk, but to act accordingly.” Newest participants is the Kal group with headquarters in Essen, which is now the cleaner car contract”has signed. It undertakes the family business to the VCD to create only cars that emit no more than 120 grams of CO2 per kilometer on average next year.
In return, KoTTER Services receives the Golden campaign logo. Heinz Scharfenberg, head of fleet kotter management services: for KoTTER services participating in the initiative is a logical step. A more efficient and thus at the same time as environmentally friendly fleet long plays an important role for us. In an industry in which one must be very mobile, economical vehicles and appropriately trained drivers are an invaluable competitive advantage. That this is also our environmental consciousness, is a win-win. Through the continuous rejuvenation of our fleet of vehicles, fuel consumption and pollutant emissions could be continuously reduced. Our environmental guidelines ensure in addition that not only our fleet, but also all other divisions make active contributions to environmental protection”. The systems service provider, which is second largest provider in Germany with the Security Division, offers nationwide at more than 50 locations of safety, cleaning, personnel and facility-management services and nationwide 13,500 employees.
The fleet comprises more than 1,000 vehicles. “Michael Muller Gabson: the VCD calls more fleet operators, to follow the example of KAKAR and cleaner car contracts” to join. Business side demand for the automotive industry will introduce strengthened these highly efficient vehicles. Not only the environment but also the corporate benefits from it.” Learn more about the campaign and current participants under and.