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Green Motion launches in Austria

Green Motion launches in Austria

Environmentally focused car rental company Green Motion has announced the opening of their new master country franchise in Austria, continuing their wave of European expansion.

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Top Sustainability Award for Green Motion
Green Motion continues its global expansion with the opening of Reunion Island Franchise
Green Motion continues its US expansion with the opening of Fort Lauderdale
Seven things you can do to help stop 'hothouse Earth'

Seven things you can do to help stop 'hothouse Earth'

​Following the recent ​reports from scientists warning of the dangers of irreversible 'hothouse Earth' conditions if global temperatures rise just 1 more degree, many have been asking themselves ​what they can do to combat this.

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Green Motion car hire Toronto launch makes headlines
Scientists warn of 'Hothouse Earth' risks even if CO2 emissions are slashed
Trump administration plans to revoke California’s emission rules
Tesla brings clean energy to Samoa
Zero Emission Vehicle Challenge launched by The Climate Group and C40 Cities

DHL announce EV sales to UK home delivery service, Milk & More

​DHL, one of the largest logistics firms in the world, builds its own electric vehicles for its fleet, but is also now emerging as an EV supplier with the announcement that UK home delivery business Milk & More has now placed an initial order of 200 electric vehicles from them.

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BMW announces ‘major increase in capacity’ at battery factory to support new iX3 electric SUV
Oil industry is finally starting to be affected by Norway’s rapid electric car adoption
Scotland aims for 'net-zero' emissions
A high-tech solution being tested in Iceland gets rid of waste carbon dioxide by pumping it 1,000m underground
Refuelling more sustainably with Green Motion Finland
Green Motion continues rapid expansion in Europe with the latest location opening in Athens
Celebrate Earth Day - 22nd April 2018 with Green Motion
​Richard Lowden joins blue ribbon panel for the closing keynote at the International Car Rental Show
Green Motion Launches Industry First - Straight to Car Service at International Car Rental Show

Green Motion Launches Industry First - Straight to Car Service at International Car Rental Show

​Global car rental company Green Motion has utilised the International Car Rental Show in Las Vegas to launch and showcase its latest innovation - the new Green Motion 'Drive & Go' service which allows customers who have booked through the Green Motion app to benefit from the new Straight to Car service; using their phone as a key and bypassing the counter completely.

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Green Motion launch new app at International Car Rental Show

Green Motion launch new app at International Car Rental Show

​Green Motion unveiled their innovative new app at this week’s International Car Rental Show in Las Vegas. The new solution was demonstrated live on the Green Motion stand at the show, and was also showcased by Green Motion Sales & Technologies Director Chay Lowden during his presentation on counter-less technology and tech-enabled infrastructure at the ICRS Conference.

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Lowden Presents
Green Motion creates the ‘Wow factor’ at the 2018 International Car Rental Show Las Vegas
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What can the UK learn from Norway’s eco-friendly car boom?

What can the UK learn from Norway’s eco-friendly car boom?

Norway is leading the way globally in the adoption of plug-in vehicles, which accounted for nearly a third of the country’s new car sales in 2017. Richard Lowden, founder of international low-emissions car hire company Green Motion looks at how the UK Government could take a [green] leaf out of Norway’s book.

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Hybrid and electric cars must make noise by 2020

The U.S. Department of Transportation has finalised legislation declaring that quiet vehicles such as electric and hybrid cars must make some kind of noise at low speeds to alert pedestrians, cyclists, and the blind to their presence.

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Meet the Green Motion team at this year's ITB Berlin

Meet the Green Motion team at this year's ITB Berlin

If you are interested in becoming a Green Motion supply partner or enquiring about the benefits of owning a Regional, Master Country or Master State franchise please come by to see the team at ITB Berlin, the world's leading travel trade show this week.

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First National Bank and Enterprise Car Rental stop promotions aimed at NRA
Green Motion opens first Albania location
Satellite data confirms melting ice sheets are speeding up rising sea levels
Celebrate Valentine’s Day by supporting our Green Heart Campaign
Green Motion CEO announced as closing keynote panellist at the International Car Rental Show 2018
Leading the way: California set to exceed goal of 1.5 million electric vehicles on the road by 2025
An electric bus will shuttle fans to Super Bowl 52 this weekend
Green Motion Director Chay Lowden to discuss counter-less technology at the International Car Rental Show

Green Motion Director Chay Lowden to discuss counter-less technology at the International Car Rental Show

Taking part in the seminar entitled “A counterless experience - innovating without reinventing the wheel”, Chay Lowden joins fellow panellists Alex Thibault of Vulog and Alan Woodland of Invers, to discuss the solutions and applications that can be implemented to deliver operational savings as well as enhanced customer experience from counter-less rental transactions.

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Green Motion CEO Richard Lowden makes Green Fleet 100 Most Influential list
2017 was the ‘warmest year without El Niño’

2017 was the ‘warmest year without El Niño’

Figures from the Met Office, NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration published last week appear to show that 2017 was the warmest year on record without El Niño. This means that manmade climate change is now overtaking the influence of natural trends on the climate.

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Fitur 2018 – Meet the Green Motion Franchise and Business Development team

Fitur 2018 – Meet the Green Motion Franchise and Business Development team

This morning the 2018 travel trade show Fitur opened its doors in Madrid, Spain and welcomed the international travel industry including major tour operators, hotels, airlines and rental car companies. Car rental company Green Motion is once again exhibiting with members of their head office team supporting car rental franchising and global business development.

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Green Motion start 2018 off with a bang with the signing of Portuguese Master Franchise