JouleVert is headed by Colin Matthews who has two decade’s experience of the alternative fuel and vehicles market. JouleVert advises Councils, Bus operators and Commercial Fleets on ways to reduce fuel costs through alternative fuel options.

Colin helped build the Mobil Compressed Natural Gas business with the launch of the CleanerBurn Natural Gas brand. By engaging with the press Mobil became the voice of Natural gas for vehicle fuels.

Natural Gas (and now BioMethane) provides one of the cleanest exhaust emissions of any road vehicle and is economic particularly for Commercial Vehicles.

Colin was also involved with BP and their LPG business helping assess business growth, technical issues and new vehicle applications. Helped in the assessment of diesel-LPG systems and their suitability for HGVs

Working as Head of Transport Grant programmes at The Energy Saving Trust, Colin was responsible for co-ordinating the requirements of the principal funders (DfT, Scottish executive and the Welsh Assembly Government) and the involvement of industry and transport users. He was a key figure in the presentation and approval of programmes with the EU and was invited to give presentations at the Cleaner Vehicles and Fuels European Symposium in Stockholm in both 2004 and 2005. Colin represented the trust on the Low Carbon vehicle partnership Fuels Working Group helping the development of Biofuels with the associated Carbon and Sustainability reporting.

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