Princeton, NJ, November 25, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA) is pleased to announce its next accredited fleet via NAFA’s Sustainable Fleet Accreditation Program is the fleet of Holman Parts Distribution. They join the University of Minnesota; the fleet for the Town of Greenwich, CT; and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources as recently accredited fleets.
These fleets have successfully demonstrated that a credible sustainability plan is in place, and real, meaningful progress is being made toward reducing their total emissions and the negative environmental impact via extraneous carbon fuel usage. Holman Parts Distribution joins an ever-growing list of NAFA-accredited fleets that are bringing positive action and quantifiable value to their organizations.
“Being a prominent member of the automotive services community, Holman Parts Distribution sets a bold example that many more fleets can follow. Their successful demonstration of applied sustainability practices affirms the importance of such practices, and fleets who take these steps will be honored and recognized further for their leadership,” said NAFA Chief Executive Officer Phillip E, Russo, CAE. “NAFA expects that with the Sustainable Fleet Accreditation Program’s easy enrollment process, many more fleets will soon join them, bringing true and quantifiable sustainability improvements to their organizations.”
Established in 1946, Holman Parts Distribution, Inc. has been a select partner for major OEM brands for automotive powertrain sales, distribution, and core collection. Holman Parts Distribution is a division of the prestigious Holman Automotive Group, a worldwide leader in the automobile business.
NAFA’s Sustainable Fleet Accreditation Program includes tools and metrics to concretely measure (and score) fleet progress in emissions reduction, fuel consumption, and increases in fuel efficiency.
NAFA’s roster of accredited fleets also includes: Chesterfield County Government, Fleet Services; City of Anaheim, California; City of Austin, Texas; City of Boston, Central Fleet Management; City of Chesapeake, Central Fleet Management; City of Minneapolis, Fleet Services Division; City of Sacramento, Fleet Management Division; County of Sonoma, Fleet Operations; University of Minnesota; Minnesota Department of Transportation; Minnesota Department of Natural Resources; County of Ventura; Dakota County; Eugene Water and Electric Board; Fleet and Surplus Services-MN; Florida Power & Light; Kent Fire Department RFA; Ontario Ministry of Transportation, Fleet Management Centre; Port Authority of New York and New Jersey; Time Warner Cable; Town of Greenwich, Connecticut; University of California, Davis; University of Illinois, Facilities & Services; and Yale University.
To find out more about the program or how to enroll, visit www.NAFASustainable.org.
About NAFA’s Sustainable Fleet Accreditation Program
NAFA’s Sustainable Fleet Accreditation Program provides fleets with a single, standard way to assess their real actions and progress on sustainability by recognizing concrete improvements in air quality through reducing emissions, increasing fuel efficiency, and reducing fuel use.
NAFA’s Sustainable Fleet Accreditation directly complements the DOE National Fleet Partnership program, the EPA SmartWay program, and other federal efforts, by recognizing fleets for real results achieved in their sustainability efforts.
About NAFA Fleet Management Association
NAFA is the association for professionals who manage fleets of sedans, public safety vehicles, trucks, and buses of all types and sizes, and a wide range of military and off-road equipment for organizations in North America and across the globe. NAFA’s members are responsible for the specification, acquisition, maintenance, repair, fueling, risk management, and remarketing of more than 4.6 million vehicles that drive an estimated 50 billion miles each year. NAFA’s members control assets and services well in excess of $100 billion each year.
NAFA’s members manage fleets for corporations covering a wide range of manufacturing and service organizations, governments (whether local, state and/or federal), and public service entities (public safety, law enforcement, educational institutions, utilities, etc.); still other members serve financial institutions, insurance companies, non-profit organizations, and the like. For more information, please visit http://www.nafa.org.