First English Driver To Race In Nascar Selects Carbon Advice Group To Go Carbon Neutral

London, United Kingdom (PressExposure) June 17, 2009 -- Ed Tilley said “We have selected Carbon Advice Group Plc as our partner to help reduce and offset the carbon emissions associated with the races we’re participating in. Our objective is to work closely with all our team members, support services and logistics to ensure we reduce our emissions as much as possible from beginning to end. Just because we’re a motor racing team doesn’t mean that we don’t care about the environment” he continued.

“We are delighted to be working with Ed Tilley on such a ground-breaking and exciting project” said Carbon Advice Group founder and CEO Matthew Sullivan. “We will be working closely with Ed and his team in looking at every aspect of each race and will aim to balance the carbon impact of his activities as far as possible through the combination of a carbon reduction strategy, the purchase of carbon credits and by structured donations to environmentally focused charities around the world”, he continued.

About Carbon Advice Group Plc: Carbon Advice Group Plc provides individuals, organizations and businesses the much-needed ability to accurately measure the size of their carbon footprint, deliver methods to reduce it as much as possible and then provide a simple, reliable, high quality mechanism to offset the remaining carbon footprint.

Carbon offsetting enables individuals and businesses to compensate for their unavoidable emissions by purchasing equivalent greenhouse gas savings. Carbon Advice Group Plc offers a range of internationally verified carbon credit projects that provide carbon emissions reductions from projects around the world.

All Carbon Advice Group carbon credits meet strict international standards.

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About Ed Tilley Ed started karting in 1992 at the age of 8 in the 60cc Cadet Class in England. Initially run by his father, Ed learnt the trade very quickly. Several victories and championships later, Ed followed in the footsteps of fellow team mates Lewis Hamilton (Mc Laren F1) and Alex Lloyd (Indy Car) and made the jump into cars in 2000. Sponsor commitments prevented Ed from competing in Open Wheel Formula Cars so he opted for selected rounds of the Clio Cup Winter Series.

After brief spells in Caterhams and Formula Ford, Ed joined Jenson Button's former F3 team, Promatecme, with the aim of competing in the 2006 Lloyds TSB British International Formula 3 Championship. However due to a family bereavement Ed was forced to pull out of the championship.

In 2007 a friend of Ed's gave him the opportunity to go to America and spend the day with an ARCA team. After a successful day Ed was offered a place at the team for the 2009 Late Model Series and beyond.

Contact details for Ed Tilley:

Commercial Manager: Chris Hall E: T: +44 7961 305972

Ed Tilley E:

About Carbon Advice Group Plc

Matthew Sullivan
Carbon Advice Group Plc
+44(0) 207 127 4732

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Press Release Submitted On: June 17, 2009 at 12:31 am
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