Policy Details

ecoENERGY Efficiency for Vehicles

Canada

Jurisdiction: 
National
Year started: 
2007
Status: 
In Force
Sector: 

Natural Resources Canada’s ecoENERGY Efficiency for Vehicles program aims to reduce energy use and emissions from transportation in Canada. The program offers:
 
Fuel efficient driver training : Auto$mart targets novice light-duty vehicle drivers; SmartDriver targets drivers in the commercial and institutional fleet sector; and Commercial and institutional fleets will have access to practical advice, tools, and strategies offered through FleetSmart;
Provides energy information to vehicle consumers:
this includes the production of the Fuel Consumption Guide, the introduction of updated energy efficiency labels for light-duty on-road vehicles;
and a new consumer awareness initiative that recognizes fuel efficient tires for light-duty vehicles.

Encourages freight companies to make their operations as energy efficient as possible.

Learn more: 
http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/energy/offices-labs/transportation/cars-light-trucks/5703
 

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