Environment News

Swedish truck manufacturer Scania's R 450 model was equipped with pantographs in collaboration with German Siemens

Sweden and Germany are leading the developm...

Oct 04, 2021Comments off

Electric roads are one of the studied technologies in the race to decarbonise heavy traffic and within a few years the first commercial electric road

BVRLA

BVRLA calls for HGV phase-out delivery plan

Sep 10, 2021Comments off

The BVRLA has called for the Government to develop a delivery plan to support the phase-out of non-zero emission HGVs between 2035 and 2040. Responding

Hyundai

Hyundai presents carbon neutral commitment ...

Sep 06, 2021Comments off

Hyundai Motor Company today announced its commitment to become carbon neutral by 2045 at IAA Mobility 2021. Hyundai’s integrated strategy to achieve carbon neutrality rests

COP26

Fleet Alliance provides driving force behin...

Sep 06, 2021Comments off

Glasgow-based leasing and fleet management company, Fleet Alliance, is providing a zero-emission vehicle to help promote Scottish Renewable’s sustainability role in Scotland’s fight against climate

Acklea Ramps Up Sustainability With 7.2t Re...

Aug 16, 2021Comments off

Traffic management vehicle specialist Acklea is increasing production of its plastic-bodied 7.2t commercial vehicles as demand for more lightweight, fuel-efficient and lower-emission vehicles increases among

electric vehicles

Government encourages fleet operators to co...

Jul 27, 2021Comments off

Funding to boost the UK’s transition to zero emission road freight, supporting industry and creating jobs has been announced today (27 July 2021). Pioneering £20 million

CAZ

Third of commercial vehicles could be at ri...

Jul 26, 2021Comments off

A third of commercial vehicles could be at risk of incurring charges in Clean Air Zones (CAZ) launching this year, research by UK fleet management

Carbon Battle Bus

Carbon Battle Bus – delivering the ne...

Jun 14, 2021Comments off

Mitford peer Lord Redesdale and Conservative Andrew Griffith MP, UK Net Zero Business Champion, inaugurated the UK’s first fully electric ‘Carbon Battle Bus’ at Old

greener fleet

Three steps to a greener fleet

Jun 03, 2021Comments off

We all know that the impact that motor vehicles have on the environment is huge, and the need to be more sustainable and environmentally friendly

Net Zero

Net Zero plans must consider rural communit...

May 20, 2021Comments off

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) believes that a one-size-fits-all approach to net zero carbon emissions is likely to have disproportionate societal effects