Pondering the alternative

Richard Mochor from motor dealership Motorparks looks at the past, present and future of alternative fuels

Greener TravelSafer roads, a cleaner environment and reduced costs to organisations present a highly persuasive case for implementing a sustainable travel plan, argues road safety charity Brake

RoadWith petrol prices at record levels and the trend continuing upwards, drivers need to be aware of their impact on fuel consumption and make simple changes to become more fuel-efficient, writes Simon Elstow from IAM Drive & Survive

Fuel managementNick Reed, senior human factors researcher, TRL, investigates ways to improve driving style in order to increase fuel efficiency

Fuel managementWith operating costs on the up and fuel price playing a large part, this important issue must be addressed as a matter of extreme urgency, says the Road Haulage Association

Fuel managementSpiralling fuel costs are bad for businesses, hauliers and road users but there are simple effective measures that can save fuel and money, says the Freight Transport Association

Fuel managementWith the ever increasing price of oil, the need to manage the purchase and use of diesel and petrol becomes increasingly critical, says the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport

Fuel managementIAM Council member and former director general of the Road Haulage Association Steve Norris explains how advanced driving techniques can reduce fuel consumption

FPS EXPO 2010 – the event for the oil distribution industry in the UK and Republic of Ireland – closes a success

Stephen Hannan of MIS Fuel Monitoring looks at why fuel measurement should be a fundamental business process based on quality data

Martin Devine outlines for Transport Business readers how a technology, once primarily concerned with fuel access and accountability, now has a vital role in helping commercial transport operators and local authorities address the environmental challenges of CO2 reduction

Cost reduction, streamlining and efficiency improvements are paramount in the minds of transport managers. James Tillyer, project manager for the Freight Transport Association’s specialist consultancy team, explains how the leading trade body has helped companies do just that, and saved them millions of pounds along the way

FPS EXPO 2009 saw over 1,900 professionals come together from the UK, Republic of Ireland, Europe and the rest of the world for the UK’s largest oil distribution industry event

There has never been a better time for small to medium sized haulier to invest in depot storage of fuel, says Joe Ferrara of Centre Tank Services (CTS)

Jeremy Hyman, The Fuel Oil Systems Alliance and managing director of JSM Technology, explains the fuel oil distribution sector