CCC optimistic on cutting carbon emissions


 

Can HGVs ever be weaned off their addiction to diesel? Alternatives such as recycled chip fat, natural gas, electric pantographs or even shire horses (see Commercial Motor 26 November for a trip down memory lane) still seem a long way from the mainstream. The Committee on Climate Change’s new report, Sectoral scenarios for the Fifth Carbon Budget, sets out possible road maps to decarbonising road transport by 2050. 2050 may seem a long way off but when trucks take 10 […]