Tag Archive for 'fuel price'

When fuel prices rise people would consider abandoning car ownership

March 14th, 2012 by Oliver Wyman

Urban dwellers in Western Europe and Asia would seriously consider a change in their primary mode of transport – including abandoning auto ownership – according to a recently released study by Oliver Wyman and the ESB Business School Reutlingen (Germany). The “Future of Mobility” found that, if fuel prices rose significantly by 2030, approximately 77% […]

Global Action Plan helps drivers save money on fuel

March 20th, 2011 by Global Action Plan

Fuel prices are increasing again.  Recent research has shown that this increase can be offset by drivers changing their driving habits. Global Action Plan’s Fuel Wise programme improved drivers efficiency by 16%, significantly reducing CO2 emissions and the amount spent on fuel. Based on the average car driver’s mileage and fuel consumption, a 16% improvement […]