Partners

At greentomatocars we believe that the key to tackling climate change and resource depletion, is for everyone, from individuals to multinational organisations, to work together - sharing information and pooling experience - to better enable us all to make a real difference. We are proud to be working with the organisations shown below, who are applying these principles and making their mark in the battle against global warming. For further information, just click on the links below.

 


   

     

     

Flying is actually more efficient than driving

Truth: It is true that a single person in a car cruising... read more

Flying is actually more efficient than driving


Truth: It is true that a single person in a car cruising down the motorway at 70mph, uses more energy per kilometre travelled per passenger than a plane. But when a car travels more slowly it becomes much more efficient. And obviously, putting 5 people in a car makes it use 5 times less energy per passenger!


UK-wide statistics suggest that – on average – flying uses around 1.3 times more energy than driving.


The real problem is that on one return flight to Australia you travel over 30,000km, a distance that the average person drives in 2.5 years...