Fleet Sustainability Recognition (3.0)

This is an optional Innovation & Leadership (IL) credit. IL credits recognize institutions that are seeking innovative solutions to sustainability challenges and demonstrating sustainability leadership in ways that are not otherwise captured in STARS. Scoring in the Innovation and Leadership section is capped at 10 bonus points total.

Credit Language

IL 47: Fleet Sustainability Recognition – version 3.0

Questions & Answers

How has this credit changed between STARS Version 2 and Version 3?

Minimal changes have been made. A comprehensive list of differences can be found in the STARS 3.0 Summary of changes.

Does “Calstart Sustainable Fleets accreditation” qualify under this credit?

Yes. The “NAFA Sustainable Accredited Fleet certification” has rebranded to be the Sustainable Fleets accreditation program. Institutions participating in Sustainable Fleets, Calstart and/or equivalent programs can earn points for this exemplary practice credit.

Suggestions for Institutions

  • Work with your institution’s transportation teams and/or similar to determine whether fleet certification has been achieved, and/or to consider pursuing such certifications.

Potential Data Quality Issues

  • Documentation must be provided on current fleet sustainability certifications or recognitions.

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