Tag Archives: Carbon Emissions

30 Sep 2014

The Smartsalary team goes green!

The Smartsalary team goes green!

  For the past 6 years we’ve been working with not-for-profit organisation Greenfleet to help offset carbon emissions produced by cars leased through Smartleasing. The guys at Greenfleet plant thousands of native trees each year, in fact they have planted over 8 million trees all over Australia since they started up in 1997, and since our partnership began, Smartsalary customers have re-vegetated an area 6 times the size of Melbourne CBD! A big thank you to everyone involved in the program! We were delighted to be invited to two of their tree planting days this year, one at Kinglake National Park, Melbourne and one Read More

In Australia, cars are important. In fact, according to the Bureau of Statistics, in 2012 there were well over 12 million cars registered in Australia. That represents an increase in vehicle usage of over 12% from 5 years ago in 2007! And in all likelihood, these numbers will continue to increase. As a result, novated car leases are one of our most popular items to salary package, and our specialist leasing division, Smartleasing, is experiencing huge growth. We also know that cars produce carbon emissions that are bad for the environment – and that we have a responsibility to ensure Read More