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Active Commute Celebration promotes sustainable transportation
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-09-15)
Transportation and Campus Services, formerly the Office of Transportation, will be helping to advance Virginia Tech's sustainability initiatives and help Virginia Tech faculty, staff, and students find more affordable ...
Virginia Tech launches innovative travel for employees
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-09-08)
<p>Complicated forms and processes for employee mileage and fuel reimbursements will be a thing of the past thanks to Virginia Tech's new departmental billing option through U Car Share. </p>
Parking Services continues sustainability efforts by replacing three pickup trucks
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-10-20)
<p>Virginia Tech Parking Services has replaced three trucks with fuel efficient utility vehicles. </p>
University lauded for improving air quality, reducing traffic congestion
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-08-06)
Virginia Tech has been designated one of the Best Workplaces for Commuters by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT).
Fleet Services makes the switch to biodiesel
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-04-21)
As part of their Green Fleet Initiative and in an effort to meet customer's demand for alternative fuel sources, Virginia Tech Fleet Services will begin using B-10 Biodiesel for diesel powered vehicles.
University celebrates 3 millionth rider with Blacksburg Transit
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-05-21)
As students unloaded the Tom's Creek bus along the Drillfield on the morning of Tuesday, April 27, each student was handed an envelope. Inside one was a special ticket recognizing the recipient as the honorary 3 millionth ...
Transportation receives 'A' in sustainability for third consecutive year
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-11-02)
Virginia Tech has been recognized as a sustainable campus leader through the College Sustainability Report Card for the 2010 year.
Virginia Tech named Tree Campus USA site; Arbor Day Foundation, Toyota Celebrate with tree-planting event
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-10-20)
Virginia Tech has been recognized by the Arbor Day Foundation for its best practices in campus community forestry through its new Tree City USA program.
Fleet Services adds hybrid vehicles to rental fleet
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-06-30)
Virginia Tech Fleet Services added four hybrid vehicles to its rental fleet on June 16, 2008. The additions reflect an effort to further advance the universtiy's commitments to sustainability and to further improve the ...
Alternative to car ownership coming to campus August 2009
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-04-24)
U Car Share, an alternative to car ownership, is expanding its growth as it partners with Virginia Tech by launching an alternative to vehicle ownership.