The Yellow Cab Company took part in a Connecticut Light and Power Energy Savings program in 2013. The company went through an inspection and evaluation of current operational procedures including the lighting of the parking lot. Older equipment in the parking lot will be replaced with newer, more energy efficient equipment. The move not only improved the operating effiency of the facility, it enhances the bottom line of facility operating costs and it is good for the environment. The estimated lifetime energy savings impact in terms of dollars ($$$$) by replacing the lighting at the YCC facility is estimated to be over $82,000.00 in addition to eliminating CO2, (a greehouse gas) SO2 and NOx (causes of acid rain).
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The Yellow Cab Company took TOP HONORS in the Hartford Advocate BEST OF 2013 Reader’s Poll.
Anyone who needs wheelchair service should consider Yellow Cab, which has electronic ramps and dedicated wheelchair space.
2010-2011 Top Honors for The Yellow Cab Company and Green Access Taxi of Bloomfield
The issues of clean air, the environment, independence from foreign energy and adoption of new technology in the mass transit and business transportation sectors took center stage in Hartford as Connecticut Clean Cities Future Fuels project stakeholders and attendees discussed Connecticut’s alternative energy transportation options.
The Connecticut Clean Cities Future Fuels Expo took place October 21, 2010. Over 200 were in attandance at the expo showcasing over 30 alternative fuel vehicles.
At the event, Marco Henry, President of The Yellow Cab Company of Bloomfield, Connecticut and Green Access Taxi accepted the GREEN FLEET AWARD. The award was given to Marco Henry on behalf of the Connecticut Clean Cities Coalition recognising his partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy to deploy an ADA compliant taxi fleet powered by clean compressed natural gas.
2000 Green Circle Certificate of Recognition by CT Department of Environmental Protection: The Yellow Cab Company was recognized for promoting pollution prevention, waste reduction, natural resource conservation and environmental awareness.
2001 Environmental Justice Award