The Workplace Travel Service: ULEV Experience is a programme dedicated to supporting businesses to understand, trial and implement low emission vehicle technology. The programme is funded by Nottingham City Council’s Go Ultra Low City project and is part of the Workplace Travel Service which offers grants of up to £25,000 to support sustainable travel. It is delivered by a consortium led by Cenex, with partners from Automotive Comms, CleanTech Business, DriveElectric, Energy Saving Trust and RideWise. Find out more at Transport Nottingham
Cenex is an independent research and consultancy organisation specialising in helping clients to reduce their transport emissions through our three teams – Transport, Energy Systems and Innovation. The Transport Team helps clients to assess, implement and validate ultra-low emission technologies using real-world data analysis from their fleet. The Energy Systems Team supports the deployment of supporting infrastructure, including smart technology such as Vehicle to Grid. The Innovation Team specialises in designing and implementing innovative low emission strategies across the public and private sector to accelerate the shift to low emission transport.
Automotive Comms delivers marketing and communication support in the automotive industry, and is one of the UK’s leading specialists in low carbon vehicle communication, having worked at the forefront of this sector for over ten years. As well as developing strategy and directing communication, Automotive Comms also provides services such as writing, design, photography and video. This translates into delivering projects such as branding, websites, e-marketing, multimedia, brochures, exhibitions, case studies, presentations and PR. Automotive Comms also runs the UK’s original green car website, www.GreenCarGuide.co.uk.
CleanTech Business Ltd is a Nottingham-based organisation which provides a range of project management services and consultancy on low carbon energy and transportation projects. CleanTech operates LEVEL (Low Emission Vehicle Enterprise and Learning), a virtual training organisation delivering skill conferences, training workshops and e-learning course on all aspects of low emission vehicle transport technologies.
DriveElectric is your partner on the road to zero emissions. Helping businesses make a successful transition towards zero-emission transport since 2008, our EV experts find the right vehicles and charging solutions to suit your needs. Our flexible-leasing plans, EV trials and bespoke driver engagement programmes minimise the risks of fleet-electrification so you can reduce your carbon footprint and save money.
EST is a not-for-profit organisation that is well established and respected in the plug-in vehicle market and has delivered a wide range of activities including carrying out fleet analysis; creating exemplar implementation projects; developing and applying infrastructure mapping techniques; and working with the taxi and private hire sector to support its transition to electric/plug-in hybrid vehicles. EST has built strong stakeholder relationships and developed a vibrant community of low carbon transport clients and suppliers. EST has a proven track record of adding value for local and regional government, playing an independent and impartial role in influencing investment in technology that delivers real-world benefits.
RideWise is a Nottingham-based charity that aims to inspire and enable people to use multi-modal transport, to reduce our environmental impact and to improve people’s health. We aim to help businesses to improve the health and wellbeing of their staff by providing fully-funded support to get them more active during a normal business day, whether that be walking or cycling, with the support of our qualified cycle instructors and walk leaders. We also work with businesses to improve the safety on our roads, not just for cyclists and pedestrians but also for drivers to help reduce the number of accidents that occur yearly. We are a Living Wage employer and an Investor in the Environment, with a long and proud history of working to help people, businesses and communities benefit from affordable, safe, sustainable and healthy forms of transport.