The benefits of carpooling are substantial. Studies show that employees who carpool:
This is a great free service that takes between 5-15 minutes to register for and find people in your area willing to share a ride. All information is kept private and car pool groups are matched based on origin, destination, smoking or non-smoking, and work schedule.
Ottawa's car sharing program serving 1,800 residents with over 100 fuel-efficient cars in Ottawa and Gatineau.
If you’re not yet convinced of the benefits, check out how much money you will save by considering carpooling. The above calculator provides a holistic perspective of a car owner’s costs versus savings.
For those people trying to choose which of their friends’ vehicles should serve as the dedicated carpool vehicle, perhaps considering the fuel efficiency is worth a look. You could save $$$ and the environment.