Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 20

Sustainable Practices

THE

Spring 2017

front

// Right now, trucking is far from the green
industry authorities are hoping for, and getting
there will not be easy.

GOING GREEN

Green practices bring benefits beyond the environment.
- By Augie Grasis
Over-the-road trucking has recently come under fire with new regulations
for carbon emissions. New studies on
the effects of climate change over the
last decade have prompted authorities
to take measures for reducing the carbon footprint in all industries, including
the shipping industry. While the new
administration has promised to ease
back some of this regulation, the trend
toward green practices is still a good
idea; though the reason is perhaps less

20

TLIMAGAZINE.COM SPRING 2017

to "save the environment" and more to
lower operating costs.
These measures range from green
practice recommendations for freight
carriers and their drivers, to new regulations designed to minimize the impact
of trucks on the environment. For example, in 2015, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency issued a
new set of fuel economy regulations that
should be fully implemented by 2018.

These regulations require fleet-wide
modifications for many shipping providers. The performance-based standards
grant shipping companies the freedom
to combine technologies as they wish to
meet the imposed emissions levels. The
deadline for full compliance of the new
regulations is 2021.
Right now, trucking is far from the
green industry the authorities are
hoping for, and getting there will not
be easy. Every day, thousands of trucks
cover countless miles consume massive
amounts of fuel and oil, and pollute the
air with CO2. The good news is that
technological advances in a variety of
areas will make some of these goals
more achievable. Investors have been
flocking to the transportation indus-


http://www.TLIMAGAZINE.COM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017

Table Of Contents
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Cover1
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Cover2
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 1
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Table Of Contents
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 3
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 4
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 5
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 6
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 7
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 8
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 9
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 10
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 11
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 12
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 13
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 14
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 15
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 16
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 17
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 18
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 19
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 20
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 21
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 22
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 23
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 24
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 25
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 26
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 27
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 28
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 29
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 30
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 31
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 32
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 33
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 34
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 35
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 36
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 37
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 38
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 39
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 40
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 41
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 42
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 43
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 44
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 45
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 46
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 47
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 48
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 49
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 50
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 51
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 52
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 53
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 54
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 55
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 56
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 57
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 58
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 59
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 60
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 61
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 62
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 63
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 64
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 65
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 66
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 67
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 68
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 69
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 70
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 71
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 72
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 73
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 74
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 75
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 76
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 77
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 78
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 79
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 80
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 81
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 82
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 83
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 84
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 85
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 86
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 87
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 88
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 89
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 90
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 91
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 92
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 93
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 94
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 95
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 96
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 97
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 98
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 99
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 100
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 101
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 102
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 103
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 104
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Cover3
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Cover4
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue4
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue4A
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue3
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue3a
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue2b
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue2a
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue1
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue1a
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol7issue4
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol7issue3
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol7issue2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol7issue1
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017fall_vol2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017fall_vol1
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017summer
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2016fall
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2016summer_vol1
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2016summer_vol2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2016spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2016winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015fall_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015fall
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015summer
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2014fall
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2014summer
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2014spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2014winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2013fall
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2013summer
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2013spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2013winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2012fall
http://www.nxtbookMEDIA.com