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“By offering tax discounts to ships retrofitting energy efficiency technologies, the Liberian Ship Registry is adding thousands of extra dollars to the savings that these retrofits already offer.” Jeff Erikson, Director of Global Projects, Carbon War Room

“By offering tax discounts to ships retrofitting energy efficiency technologies, the Liberian Ship Registry is adding thousands of extra dollars to the savings that these retrofits already offer.” Jeff Erikson, Director of Global Projects, Carbon War Room

NEWS: World's Second-Largest Ship Registry to Offer 50% Tax Breaks for Retrofitting Ships with War Room’s Finance Model

By Carbon War Room February 26, 2015
The Liberian Registry, the world’s second-largest flag state for ships, has committed to offering tax discounts of up to 50% for vessels retrofitting efficiency technologies through a financing partnership between Carbon War Room (CWR) and EfficientShip Finance (ESF). Read More.
“Truck engines are like smartphones. Once you've gone through the effort of programming them, you love them!!” Mike Roeth, Operation Lead, Trucking Efficiency

“Truck engines are like smartphones. Once you've gone through the effort of programming them, you love them!!” Mike Roeth, Operation Lead, Trucking Efficiency

Trucking Report: Engine Parameters Worth Optimizing

By Carbon War Room February 15, 2015
Fleets that optimize their electronic engine parameters for fuel economy can expect to see about a 0.5 MPG improvement in fuel economy. Fuel economy improvements of 5–8% are possible for fleets that previously have not used parameters to optimize for fuel economy. Read More.

“We are delighted that the DPL has recognized this as a clear demonstration of realizing scalable impact through the alliance of RMI and CWR,” said CWR Director of Global Projects Jeff Erikson.

Dutch Postcode Lottery Supports Expansion of Shipping Efficiency With €1,000,000 Award

By Carbon War Room January 27, 2015
Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and Carbon War Room (CWR) are pleased to announce the selection of their joint project proposal, Operation: LeaderShip, by the Dutch Postcode Lottery (DPL) for a €1,000,000 award. Operation: LeaderShip will further support the shipping industry to realize the considerable emissions and cost savings locked within the sector. Read More.

"Automated manual transmissions are ready for prime time, offer a strong business case and enable other technologies and benefits," Mike Roeth, Operation Lead, Trucking Efficiency

Report: New Trucking Confidence Report Released on Transmissions

By Carbon War Room December 21, 2014
Transmission technologies can mitigate fuel costs and the driver shortage, two issues that have plagued fleet owners, according to a new Trucking Efficiency Confidence Report released today by NACFE and the Carbon War Room. The report looks at electronically controlled transmissions, and concludes that fleets can realize a 1–3% fuel economy improvement when they switch to automated manual transmissions. These transmissions also expand the pool of potential drivers significantly, improve driver recruitment, and help retain drivers already on the payroll. Read More.

BY MARRYING RMI’S ANALYTICAL RIGOR AND ENERGY-SYSTEM EXPERTISE WITH CWR’S BOLD AND AGILE ENTREPRENEURIAL APPROACH, TOGETHER WE CAN GO FURTHER, FASTER,” Sir Richard Branson, Founder of Carbon War Room

News: Rocky Mountain Institute and Carbon War Room Merge in Strategic Alliance

By Carbon War Room December 16, 2014
Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and Carbon War Room (CWR)—two leading nonprofits tackling climate change through market based solutions—are aligning to catalyze an energy revolution that can unlock the greatest wealth-creating opportunity in modern history, the organizations announced today. Read More.
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