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United Parcel Service (UPS) has added an additional 200 hybrid delivery vehicles to its fleet of low-emissions and alternative energy vehicles. With this latest addition, UPS now has more than 20,000 green vehicles in its fleet!

The pharmaceutical company Roche has added more hybrids to its fleet, which now stands at 242 and move about 15 percent of the company's sales reps on their journeys. Roche started buying hybrids – Toyota Priuses and Ford Escape hybrids (pictured) – in 2004. The reasons will be familiar to fleet managers across the world: lower operating (fuel) costs and Roche says the lowered emissions and positive driving experiences of these vehicles were also factors in replacing standard vehicle