UPS: Getting Big Brown Machines To Go Green

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  1. cheryl

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    UPS: Getting Big Brown Machines To Go Green - CNN Money

    Today, Atlanta-based UPS UPS is experiencing a blast from the past. It again has some electric vehicles carrying packages in various U.S. cities. Diesel-electric hybrids, natural-gas-powered trucks and a slew of other experimental vehicles also cruise city streets and highways.

    The company's morphing into a leader in using truck fleets powered by alternative fuels. And what it's learning offers pointers for other firms trying to lower costs and environmental impacts by using new vehicle tech.