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FedEx | Sustainable Transportation

Connecting the world responsibly and resourcefully.

Sustainable transportation is a health, safety, environmental and economic issue, particularly in developing countries. That’s why we work closely with the World Resources Institute’s EMBARQ program to help city planners, engineers and others around the world improve mobility within cities. Our aim is to bring residents better access to jobs, schools and the community, while reducing congestion and pollution.

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Mitch Jackson: Pushing (and Moving) the Envelope
By Chrissy Coughlin I had a great conversation this week on Nature of Business with Mitch Jackson, vice president of environmental affairs and sustainability at FedEx. Jackson, a 25-year veteran of the company and...
Feb 26, 2013 2:15 PM ET
Retired Jetliner Set to Train New Pilots
A FedEx 727 jet with 47,900 hours under its wings made its final flight Thursday morning, landing at Riverside Municipal Airport under a ceremonial water arch to become a laboratory for students in California Baptist University’s new aviation science program. Professor C. Daniel Prather, chairman of the university’s aviation science program, said the first classes will start next fall,...
Jan 22, 2013 10:30 AM ET
Frederick W. Smith, FedEx Corporation, Addresses National Clean Energy Summit
FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith discusses foreign oil dependence significant threat to national and economic security at the National Clean Energy Summit, stating, "The United States oil dependence on imported petroleum -- after weapons of mass destruction and terrorism -- is our greatest single national risk." After emphasizing the economic, military, geopolitical and industry...
Dec 6, 2012 3:30 PM ET
Fedex Weighs Natural Gas Benefits
FedEx Freight Inc. has added natural gas engines to its search for gasoline alternatives, but whether the experiment proves to be economically viable remains to be seen. The business unit of FedEx Corp. is beta testing two new tractors powered by liquefied natural gas-...
Nov 12, 2012 9:00 AM ET
FedEx Express Breaks Ground On Solar At Newark International Airport
FedEx Express will break ground today on a huge new solar array at its facilities by Newark Liberty International Airport. "It’s about finding diverse sources of energy as we seek to operate more efficiently," said Mitch Jackson, the company’s vice president of environmental affairs, in an interview yesterday. Jackson said the project, which will cover 3.5 acres of buildings at...
Oct 17, 2012 10:00 AM ET