Independent report

Driving to reduce fuel usage and carbon emissions

Assessing UK and international evidence on driving efficiently to reduce fuel consumption and carbon emissions and how this can be improved.


Efficient driving: a rapid evidence assessment for the Department for Transport

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The assessment reviewed private and fleet motorists to:

  • ascertain the current levels of efficient driving and potential for increase
  • understand the motivations and barriers to effect driving
  • make measures to increase efficient driving (technology, communications and training)
  • understand the connections between efficient driving and other policy areas
Published 24 March 2016