Electric Fleet transformation

The Electric Fleet Transformation scheme will assist SMEs transition to zero emission vehicles by providing access to specialist knowledge and training.

Expert support to help you make the right low emission vehicle choice

Cenex are delivering this CPDUK accredited scheme as part of the Net Zero Accelerator programme which is part-funded by the UK Government through the UK Community Renewal Fund. The programme of support will help SMEs make the shift to zero emission vehicles by providing training and access to expert ‘know how’.

The scheme will support 15 firms that are ready to make the change to low emission vehicles and currently operate commercial van fleets of between 2-50 vehicles. Participating organisations will have access to:

Specialist training on low emission vehicles covering topics including

The participating organisations will leave the scheme with

Who is it for?

To participate businesses must be in one of the following areas:

An orange van parked up at a warehouse.
An orange lorry pulling into a warehouse.

To get the most value out of the scheme applicants must be able to provide up to a maximum of 12 hours of their time to participate in web conferencing sessions, be willing to provide basic organisation and fleet details and, if applicable, be willing to partake in a short data logging trial using operational vehicles.

The Scheme will be delivered virtually via Microsoft Teams

Module titleModule Description
Delivery date and times
Introduction to Low Emissions Vehicles and Infrastructure

Learn the basics! This session will cover legislative drivers for low emission vehicles, vehicle and charging infrastructure types and availability, considerations for the adoption of low emission vehicles and infrastructure, top tips and case studies.

19 May 2022 

10:00AM - 12:00pm

Understanding the Operational, Business and Environmental Case

See how an electric vehicle will fit into your fleet! This session will teach you how to evaluate the economic, operational and environmental case for electric vehicles. It allows course delegates to undertake an analysis specific to their fleet using the Cenex online Fleet Advice and Commercial Vehicle Finder tools. The tools will be available to you to do your own analysis after the sessions and refine your low emission vehicle implementation plan.

26 May 2022

09:30- 12:00PM

Trialling and Implementing Low Emission Vehicles

Time for action! This session provides an overview of how to fund and manage low emission vehicle trials including how to select baseline vehicles, how to engage with drivers, what data to record, how to review the data collected and how to avoid common pit falls. Implementation advice is also provided including identifying what grants are available, how to access grant funding, infrastructure planning, procurement and installation advice and how to implement the learnings from vehicle trials.

15 June 2022


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