Green Logistics Articles

UPS to boost purchases of alternative-fuel vehicles by 2020
Move could help cut greenhouse gas emissions and increase renewable fuel use, despite growth in energy-intensive e-commerce deliveries.

Kuehne + Nagel begins printing sea freight emission levels on each invoice
Company says it is the first logistics company to disclose data on invoices.

DHL launches 33-year plan to eliminate emissions
Company says it wants to be the market leader in green logistics.

UPS to build six CNG re-fueling stations, add 390 CNG-powered tractors, terminal trucks
Company to spend $90 million to boost CNG footprint.

UPS to spend $18 million on solar panels
Each facility in the plan will draw half its daily power from the sun.

Global transport will find it hard to cut carbon emissions, report finds
Transport carbon levels won't show improvement through 2050 without drastic changes, ITF says.

Lean and green in the Netherlands
A Dutch carbon-reduction initiative has had positive effects on the environment throughout Europe.

The Home Depot's Michelle Livingstone on why orange is the new green
As one of the nation's largest truckload shippers, The Home Depot wields a lot of carbon-reduction clout with its carriers. It's Michelle Livingstone's job to ensure they carry Big Orange's freight as cleanly as possible.

UPS tests eBike delivery service in Portland, Ore.
Parcel giant extends German pilot program of electrically assisted tricycles.

California builds electric-vehicle corridor
Fast charging stations and smartphone app will enable long-distance electric-vehicle travel.

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