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environmental leadership, and gain loyalty among their customers seeking to ship goods
using clean and cost-efficient transportation. Likewise, shippers that join SmartWay can
gain public recognition, soften their environmental footprint, and make progress in achiev
ing their fuel efficiency goals. Services: Through SmartWay EPA provides technical assistance, helping partners benchmark and
achieve their goals to improve energy efficiency and lower GHGs. Specifically the program
provides modeling tools, information exchange and data that identify fuel use, emissions
output and the effectiveness of a broad range of technology, equipment controls and fuelsaving logistics management strategies. SmartWay also has encouraged financial institutions
to provide flexible, reduced-interest loans to improve access to these fuel-saving technolo
gies and pollution controls. EPA also has developed specifications for truck equipment and
cars. Partners also have access to marketing resources and may qualify to use the SmartWa...
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- Spring '14