SHARM EL SHEIKH, Egypt, Nov. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP27, is currently underway in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, a gathering between prominent global figures to find concrete solutions to the global climate emergency, including on mitigation, adaptation and resilience, loss and adapting to the issues of climate change.
At COP27, Dr. Chen Zhaohui, the chief scientist of the Full Truck Alliance, spoke to an audience about the best solutions "how to stride towards carbon reduction emissions in transportation". As China's leading "Internet + Logistics" enterprise, Full Truck Alliance has built a smart logistics ecological platform to provide efficient vehicle-to-cargo matching and online transaction services for tens of thousands of Chinese enterprises and truck drivers, through technologies such as big data, cloud computing and artificial intelligence.
The Full Truck Alliances app connects shippers with truckers to facilitate shipments across distance ranges and cargo weights, which can greatly improve the load factor, or the mileage and load efficiency of transportation, of freight trucks. This in turn achieves energy saving and emission reduction. In recent years, the platform reduced carbon emissions by 10 million tons, which is equivalent to saving 4.65 billion liters of fuel for drivers.
"Climate improvement starts with low carbon. Full Truck Alliance is committed to setting up an inclusive platform for carbon emission reduction in the field of road freight. By opening Carbon Asset Accounts for the drivers, Full Truck Alliance encourages them to reduce their carbon emission intensity, and helps drivers increase income through carbon trading on inclusive platforms. At the same time, it supports enterprises to establish green logistics fleets, by developing energy-saving logistics, a better low-carbon future can be achieved," Zhaohui said.
Zhaohui also stresses that addressing climate change is a concern shared by all of humanity. Faced with unprecedented challenges in global climate governance, the international community needs to respond with unprecedented ambition and action. Together with global transportation partners, Full Truck Alliance looks forward to improving transport efficiency and carbon reduction through the application of information technology, and working together to th to building a better world.
About Full Truck Alliance Co. Ltd.
Full Truck Alliance is a platform enterprise implementing the "Internet Plus Logistics" model. With the mission of "making logistics smarter", Full Truck Alliance is committed to creating a digital, standardized and intelligent logistics ecological platform. Advanced technologies such as cloud computing and artificial intelligence are deployed to boost the digital-intelligent upgrade of the logistics industry, which empowers tens of thousands of Chinese enterprises and truck drivers to achieve both economic benefits of cost reduction and efficiency lift as well as social benefits of energy conservation and emission reduction.