business drivers

EST pushes UK business drivers to go green

Energy Savings Trust says: business drivers go green

Nearly half of work motorists are driving the green agenda Think of the average company car driver and you probably don’t think of someone doing their bit for the environment. But all those business trips create large amounts of carbon dioxide: in fact, 16 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions is emitted by 3 million company cars in the UK each year. But a new study released today shows that, surprisingly, it’s business drivers themselves who are now driving the green agenda. A new survey by the Energy Saving Trust provides a comprehensive insight into the motivational makeup of company car drivers, revealing ‘Responsible Roadies’ and ‘Eco Drivers’ – who are both interested in making environmentally friendly choices – and now make up 46%... »