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Conserving Fuel

electric cart
Electric Industrial Cart

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Hybrid Car

Facilities Services manages its vehicle fleet to conserve fuel, thereby reducing costs and promoting cleaner air. The department's efforts support the university's Natural Resource Conservation Plan goal for campus fleet: "By August 31, 2020, UT Austin will reduce overall gasoline and diesel fuel consumption for the campus vehicle fleet by 20%, while shifting 50% of the campus vehicle fleet to 50% E85 gasoline and other alternative fuels."

Since 2008, Facilities Services has: