Release time: 2012.7.2
June 29, 2013 Green Beijing • Low Carbon Living, the award ceremony of a large-scale public poll was held in Beijing, China Auto Rental was awarded the "Year 2012 People's Choice of Green Energy Brand". This event was jointly organized by the Beijing Energy Saving and Environmental Protection Center, Beijing Daily Group, Beijing Subway Operation Co., Ltd. and Beijing Daily Messenger.
The entire poll was 100% public selection, the appraisal standards require candidate companies to not only have innovative green technology, craftsmanship, broad selection of products and services, but also have made outstanding contributions in environmental protection. China Auto Rental was the only winner in the industry of car rental. Beijing Yanjing Beer Group, Haier Group, Poly (Beijing) Real Estate Development and other well-known companies were also among the top 50.
As China's leading car rental company, China Auto Rental has been promoting green traveling since establishment. Since September of 2007, China Auto Rental has attracted nearly one million customers to join the low-carbon car life by sharing its rental fleet resource. Moreover, China Auto Rental provides customers with a diversity of low carbon emission, environment-friendly car models for choice. Through a network coverage of 66 cities and 52 major airports, over 500 service locations nationwide, China Auto Rental promotes environment-friendly concept of "green traveling" throughout the country.
China Auto Rental was given this award for its long-term positive input in the environmental protection. In recent years, people are more aware of green, low-carbon, environment-friendly living concept. The car rental industry, in advocacy of resource sharing, was also given unprecedented attention. As of April this year, China Auto Rental provided car hire services through more than 30,000 vehicles for nearly one million consumers, each car averagely served more than 30 consumers. If we count that as every two people owning one car, China Auto Rental can lower the car ownership more than 40 million units, quite a figure to count in the environmental protection.
It was reported that nearly one million citizens participated to vote in the public poll of Green Beijing • Low-carbon Living, this event has become one of Beijing's most influential annual public contests.