GE, Shell Sign Agreement to Facilitate Shift to Natural Gas Vehicles

GE Capital, Canada has signed a commercial agreement with Shell Canada Products aimed at facilitating the trucking industry’s adoption in Canada of liquefied natural gas. Under this agreement, GE Capital and Shell will work together to reduce monthly payments for truck fleets that lease natural gas vehicles (NGVs). Specifically, fleets owners can sign natural gas […]

EPA Announces $54.3 Million to Clean Up Contaminated Sites

The EPA has announced the selection of 243 new grant investments totaling $54.3 million to provide communities with funding necessary to assess, clean up and redevelop contaminated properties. The agency says the grants will boost local economies while protecting public health and the environment. Recipients will each receive about $200,000-$600,000 in funding toward EPA cooperative […]

Future Trends in Sustainability Reporting

New data technology will lead to greater transparency with corporate reporting moving fully into the digital realm and occurring in real-time instead of annually, according analysis by the Global Reporting Initiative that looks at future trends in sustainability reporting. GRI’s Reporting 2025 paper is based on interviews and examines the key trends that businesses will […]

Time To Clean That Baby Mess? Just A Dapple Do

Kids make messes. That, my friends, is a universal truth.  How you choose to curtail or clean up after the mess, well that is entirely your prerogative.  Now when it comes to the latter, safe and natural is best. The last thing any mother wants to do is expose their little one to harsh chemicals […]

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FleetMind, McNeilus Partner on Smart Garbage Trucks

FleetMind Solutions has partnered with Street Smart Vision by McNeilus to offer a smart truck system for refuse collection trucks. The combined system includes FleetMind’s Mobile On-Board Computer and DVR Platform, which will be offered as a retrofit after the sale. McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing is a manufacturer of refuse truck bodies, fielding a complete line […]