Environmental Management

  • The Benefits of Car Sharing

    14th September 2015 by

    Our Liftshare scheme offers employees a better chance of getting a parking space in our busy car parks, particularly useful if other commitments mean you begin work later in the morning. The Liftshare website has a dedicated Scottish Government private group where you can enter details of your journey and look for others going your...

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  • Active Travel: Good for You, Good for the Environment

    28th July 2015 by

    Travel is necessary – to get to the shops, to go on holiday, or for slightly less exciting pursuits such as the journey to work. Instead of absent-mindedly reaching for the car keys every time you need to make a journey, why not consider walking or cycling instead. Walking and cycling, also known as active...

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  • Motor Services Guest Blog: Edinburgh to Silverstone in an EV

    13th July 2015 by

     Motor Services Fleet Manager Sean Cronin shares his experience of travelling in an electric car all the way from Edinburgh to Silverstone – a whopping 366 miles! The Scottish Government Fleet includes 30 hybrid electric cars, 3 electric vans and 3 fully electric Nissan Leafs. There are also operational electric car charging points at 7...

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