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Hydro One: Gold-Rated Fleet (2010)

hydro_one_large.jpgAs we manage our fleet programs and customer service initiatives, our employees continue to place the first priority on safety and environmental stewardship.”

— Laura Formusa, President and CEO, Hydro One(2010)


In January 2010, Hydro One became the third Canadian fleet to earn an E3 Gold Rating.

Hydro One’s Gold Rating was based on the reduction of 156,675 KG of carbon dioxide through reduced fleet idling, a tire smart campaign, use of hybrids, the purchase of more fuel-efficient vehicles as well as an overall reduction in consumption of gasoline and diesel fuel.

All aspects of Hydro One’s fleet management strategy were assessed in the E3 Review and Rating, and this involved 6,000 pieces of equipment, ranging from ATVs to helicopters.

E3 Fleet found that Hydro One has reduced fuel consumption by ensuring all drivers learned and followed environmentally friendly driving practices as well as defensive driving techniques. New initiatives to minimize idling included remote starts from the lift bucket for aerial manlifts, so that the vehicle chassis could be shut down when manlift movement was not required.

Other green initiatives include onboard collection and analysis of vehicle data through GPS, and use of mapping technologies to choose more efficient routing. In addition, when equipment requires repairs, mobile mechanics are sent to the vehicle itself, or the vehicle is taken to a satellite work centre, to minimize travel time and associated vehicle emissions.

"Hydro One’s environmental plan includes a green fleet action plan, and I am pleased that our efforts as a company to reduce emissions and become even more environmentally efficient in day-to-day operations have been successful,” said Laura Formusa, President and CEO, Hydro One when the rating was announced.

Hydro One delivers electricity to homes and businesses across Ontario. It owns and operates Ontario's 29,000 km high-voltage transmission network that delivers electricity to large industrial customers and municipal utilities, and a 123,000 km low-voltage distribution system that serves about 1.3 million end-use customers and smaller municipal utilities. Hydro One is wholly owned by the Province of Ontario.

For more information, visit www.hydroone.com.

E3 Fleet Partners

The E3 Fleet program reflects the commitment and expertise of many people, including some of the country’s most innovative fleet managers. All have a common passion – to see Canada’s fleets take a cleaner, green road to the future.

The Fraser Basin Council launched E3 Fleet in 2006 in cooperation with Climate Change Central (Alberta) and Fleet Challenge. Since October 2016, the program has been managed by Richmond Sustainability Initiatives (RSI).

The E3 Fleet Charter members were also pivotal to its success: Auto-Gas Propane, BC Hydro, BC Ministry of Environment, City of Coquitlam, Corporation of Delta, Enbridge, City of Hamilton, Hydro One, City of Kelowna, Township of Langley, District of Maple Ridge, City of North Vancouver, Novex Couriers, City of Prince George, District of Saanich, University of BC and Municipality of Whistler. We’ve enjoyed the journey so far, and it’s only just begun. Join us!

E3 Fleet in Brief

E3 Fleet is a Canada-wide program that helps public and private sector organizations green up their vehicle fleets.

E3 Fleet offers information and tools to help you increase fuel efficiency in your fleet, reduce harmful emissions, manage expenses, and incorporate new technologies, fuels and best management practices. We offer Fleet Review and Fleet Rating, unique opportunities for you to boost fleet performance and receive recognition for that achievement.

New Management

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In October 2016 Richmond Sustainability Initiatives (RSI) assumed management of the E3 Fleet program from the Fraser Basin Council. RSI is recognized for its work on green transportation and green building projects across North America and is host to Fleet Challenge.

Reach Us

For more information on Fleet Challenge and the E3 Fleet Standards program, contact:

Roger Smith
Executive Director
Fleet Challenge and E3 Fleet Program

T: 416 418-9931

Jana Cervinka

Director, Communications and External Relations
T: 447 998 4982

Melissa Felder

Energy, Fleet, Green Buildings & Film
T: 416 951-9030

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