ATLANTA– Cox Communications is going green with “Cox Conserves,” a series of initiatives designed to conserve resources at the company and protect the environment, according to the Web site In addition to the installation of computerized lighting, heating, and cooling systems, use of energy-saving lighting and a toner-cartridge recycling program, the company has introduced hybrid vehicles to its fleet—Ford Escapes.

The vehicles will be used for Cox Tech Solutions, which brings technicians to homes to fix computer and equipment problems. The company plans to continue to switch portions of its fleet to diesel and hybrid vehicles over the next several years.

Originally posted on Fleet Financials