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Fleet Maintenance Cost Increased by 3-5% in 2018

A new report by Element Fleet Management has found that vehicle maintenance expenses increased by 3-5% in 2018. Source: iStockphoto.com Automtove-Fleet.com recently reported on an Element Fleet Management (EFM) study, which discovered that passenger vehicle maintenance expenses increased by 3-5% year-over-year in 2018 compared to 2017. The study analyzed the maintenance costs of cars, [...]

2019-03-07T16:36:25-05:00March 7th, 2019|Equipment and Components, Idle Reduction News|

Six Reasons Climate Change Might be a National Emergency

A recent Forbes article focuses on six reasons why climate change is not just important, but a national emergency. Weather and climate disasters (source: NOAA/NCEI) Dr. J. Marshall Shepherd, a leading international expert in weather and climate, recently wrote a piece for Forbes that highlights some of the main reasons why climate change is real and must [...]

Companies Continue Polluting Despite Stricter Regulations

New research has found that when companies are faced with stricter environmental regulations at home, they pollute even more abroad. Source: Pixabay A newly published report by The Harvard Business Review (HBR) has found that harmful emissions in countries with stricter environmental regulations have decreased as those regulations have been implemented. This would be [...]

Utility Fleets’ Usage of Alternative Fuels Remains Low

Despite government policies encouraging alternative fuels, utility fleets' usage of alternative fuels remains low and stagnant. Source: Utilimarc Over the past few decades, there has been an increase in hybrid vehicles offerings and alternative fuel options. There has also been a push from the government towards the use of more environmentally-friendly vehicles and [...]

Lithium-Ion Battery Market Is Poised to Surpass $60 Billion by 2024!

A new report by Global Market Insights, Inc. predicts the market for lithium-ion batteries to exceed $60 billion in revenue by 2024. Energy Manager Today has reported that the lithium-ion batteries' market is poised to grow rapidly by 2024. Their article on a recent Global Market Insights, Inc. (GMI) report explains that with the adoption [...]

U.S. Carbon Emissions On the Rise

New research has found that after three years of decline, carbon emissions in the United States are on the rise again. Source: Rhodium Group Rhodium Group's research has found that U.S. carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions rose sharply during 2018. Their analysis was based on preliminary power generation, natural gas, and oil consumption data [...]

8 Fuel Management Trends for Fleet Managers

A recent article highlights eight fuel management trends and strategies for fleet managers. Photo by chuttersnap on Unsplash With the new year, fleet managers are evaluating their fleet's 2018 performance and what they can improve upon. Fuel consumption costs are an integral part of fleet performance analysis and can have a pivotal effect [...]

2019-01-11T10:35:26-05:00January 11th, 2019|Emissions, Idle Reduction News|

Stealth Power Is Recognized as “Top 10 Company” for 2018!

Stealth Power is Recognized as a Top 10 Most Promising Homeland Security Solution Provider for 2018 by CIOReview Stealth Power is thrilled to announce that it has been named one of CIOReview's top 10 Most Promising Homeland Security Providers in 2018. CIOReview's distinguished panel is made up of prominent marketing specialists and analysts, along with CIOReview's editorial board. [...]

2018-12-18T13:31:53-05:00December 18th, 2018|Press|

Climate’s Impact on Green Energy

Long-term climate changes can influence green energy's supply. Photo by Appolinary Kalashnikova on Unsplash One of wind power's challenges is that it varies greatly day by day. A new study by Columbia's Earth Institute's David Farnham found that the same could be true across all green energy sources for decades to come. According [...]

2018-12-13T10:44:54-05:00December 13th, 2018|Environmental news, Power|
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