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Sustainable Marketplace: Greener Products and Services

Identifying Greener Fleets/Personal Vehicles

There are so many choices out there for new vehicles and fleet options. When looking to purchase new vehicles, reducing vehicle emissions and increasing your fuel economy helps the environment and your organization's wallet. Here are some ideas to consider.

Environmental Attributes to Consider

How to Buy


Federal Purchasers

Government Resources

Green Vehicle Guide
EPA's guide to choose the cleanest and most fuel-efficient vehicle that meets your needs.

Green Procurement Compilation
This site has information on purchasing Alternative Fuel Vehicles.

Department of Energy (DOE), Sustainable Federal Fleets
Resources to help fleets make green vehicle and fuel decisions.

California Air Resources Board (ARB), Exit

Other Resources

Environmental Defense, Green Fleet Framework Exit

Environmental Defense, Greening Fleets Guide (PDF). (8 pp, 286.5 K, About PDF) Exit 
A roadmap to lower costs and cleaner corporate fleets.