He was thrilled with his victory, citing the instructor he had as the reason for his success.
All of the drivers were given instructors and advised on how to operate their buses in a more environmentally friendly fashion. All of the bus drivers were monitored during the year. A top 20 were chosen to go to the final.
Along with other things, driving style is monitored and bus drivers are given a colour code to mark their success, green being the best.
Representatives of Go Ahead London say that the competition has brought success not only to Paul, but to the company as well, in its efforts to improve environmentally sound operations.