Penske Truck Leasing Now Canada SmartWay Transport Affiliate

Canada stock photoPenske Truck Leasing is the newest affiliate in the Canada SmartWay Transport Partnership. The SmartWay Transport Partnership is a joint U.S.-Canada network connecting over 3,000 companies with a shared goal of saving fuel and reducing emissions from their freight supply chain. With SmartWay, companies have access to free, standardized tools to help them benchmark their freight operations and find areas to improve their productivity and competitiveness. [Read more...]

Food Logistics Webinar Replay Available Now

CNG-Penske-TruckEarlier today, Penske vice presidents Drew Cullen and Tom Scollard conducted a webinar with the editor of Food Logistics magazine titled “The Greening of Food Fleets: Becoming Better Environmental Stewards.”

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During the discussion, Cullen and Scollard highlighted the EPA SmartWay Transport Partnership and shared practical tips, techniques and technologies used to improve the environmental performance of truck fleets. The Penske organization operates and maintains one of the largest commercial truck fleets in the industry with more than 200,000 vehicles. [Read more...]

Penske Logistics Joins Green Freight Europe

Green Freight Europe logoPenske Logistics Europe has joined Green Freight Europe, a program aiming to reduce emissions of CO2 caused by European road transport. Together with shippers and carriers, Penske Logistics will be closely involved in the development of a European standard for monitoring and reporting carbon emissions in logistics. [Read more...]

Penske Logistics Named Green Supply Chain Partner

g75logo2012horizontalFor the second year in a row, Penske Logistics has been named an Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner.

The 2013 Inbound Logistics’ G75 list is comprised of 75 leading supply chain management and logistics companies who provide and implement proven solutions in supply chain sustainability. Companies are selected based on criteria such as measurable green results and sustainability innovation. [Read more...]

Penske Sponsoring Alternative Clean Transportation Expo

ACT Expo 2013 LogoPenske Truck Leasing is a gold sponsor and exhibitor of this year’s Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo. The event takes place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., June 24-27. [Read more...]

Penske Honored with EPA SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Award

Penske Truck Rental-Commercial Truck Rental Stock PhotoPenske Truck Leasing’s environmental stewardship efforts have been recognized by the United States government by being named a 2013 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Award winner. [Read more...]

Fight High Fuel Prices with Fundamentals & SmartWay

The recent run-up in fuel prices for gasoline and diesel has commercial truck fleet managers and operators once again re-evaluating their fuel strategies and options. Last week, the Department of Energy reported diesel rose 5.3 cents to $4.157 a gallon — its fifth straight increase. This is highest price for diesel in about four-and-a-half years. Gasoline also rose significantly with nine consecutive increases and it has reached a high unseen since last October at $3.747. In periods like this it’s a good idea to focus on fundamentals when you are operating a fleet of trucks or even just one truck. [Read more...]

Inbound Logistics Names Penske a 2012 Green Supply Chain Partner

Penske Logistics has been named to the 2012 list of Green Supply Chain partners by the editors of Inbound Logistics magazine. The company was recognized in part for its ongoing commitment to participating and promoting the EPA’s SmartWay Transport Partnership. [Read more...]

Businesses Share Environmental Improvement Efforts at Annual Summit

While their products, services and consumers vary, businesses at the Alternative Fuels Renewable Energies Council (AFREC) Sustainability Summit May 31 in Hershey, Pa., all share one common goal: to be better environmental stewards. [Read more...]

Penske Sponsors AFREC Sustainability Summit

Penske Truck Leasing is among the major sponsors of the upcoming Alternative Fuels Renewable Energies Council Sustainability Summit. The event includes executives from leading private and Fortune 500 companies, where sustainability improvement efforts will be highlighted. Penske executives will also be present.  [Read more...]