TAG: zero-emission

BrightView to deploy zero-emission, low-noise equipment

May 10, 2017By

BrightView purchased and is in the process of deploying electric mowers and other electric landscaping equipment this spring. “We design, develop, maintain and enhance landscapes for clients who have unique requirements regarding noise or environmental impacts and, in many cases, both,” said Jeff Herold, president of BrightView Landscape Services. “Recent advances in zero-emission technology are allowing us to look at this... read more

Web Extra: Strathmore’s zero-emission crews in motion

April 7, 2015By

Featured in “Leveling the playing field,” Montreal-based Strathmore Landscape added two zero-emission teams to its maintenance division in 2011 to satisfy more environmentally conscious customers looking to become LEED certified. The two-man crews drive electric trucks equipped with all nongas handheld products and electric mowers. “We’re in Canada, so the environmental push is a bit stronger than in the states,” Vice... read more