Fleet Vision, the fleet consultancy arm of Fleet Logistics Group, is seeing increased demand from businesses across Europe for electrification advice and EV project planning with pressure increasing on fleet managers to deliver greener, carbon-neutral fleets at minimal extra investment.
Fleet Logistics Group has continued the reorganization of its senior team with the appointment of Oliver Stockhecke as Chief Sales Officer (CSO). His appointment follows that of Steffen Schick as the company’s new CEO and Christophe Martinet as Country Head for France in recent weeks.
Vehicle CO2 emissions have risen for a third consecutive year across Europe to their highest levels in the last six years, as the switch to electric vehicles failed to counteract the impact of falling diesel sales and the rise of higher-polluting SUVs. A new report from JATO Dynamics has revealed that the volume weighted average CO2 emissions across 23 analysed European markets reached 121.8 g/km under the NEDC vehicle test regime during 2019 - 1.3 g/km higher than in 2018 and their highest since 2014.
The current turbulence and uncertainty in the fleet market surrounding WLTP, and the outlawing of fossil fuel and hybrid vehicles in just 15 years’ time, makes this an ideal time for companies to review their fleet policies for the better. So says Sue Branston of Fleet Logistics UK and Ireland.
The global leasing industry has expanded by 131% in the past nine years, powered by Asia, North America and Europe, which make up 95% of the world’s total leasing volume. So says the annual Global Leasing Report 2020. This year’s report shows how the last nine years of growth have shaped the global leasing market for both automotive and equipment sectors.