Garrett Bridgeman: Managing Director, An Post (Irish Postal Service)
Mark Lovett: LeasePlan, Head of Light Commercial Vehicles
Profile: An Post (Irish postal service). Delivering 2.1 million letters and parcels daily with a current fleet size of 4,500+ final mile vehicles, including over 1,000 EVs with 120 depot locations.
Situation: To meet 2030 carbon neutral targets the An Post needs to make the switch from internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles to electric vehicles (EVs) and electric light commercial vehicles (eLCVs).
- Carbon neutral by 2030
- All electric vehicles in 4 cities by end of 2020: Achieved in 2 cities and almost complete in the other 2 (delayed due to COVID-19)