Food wholesaler Brakes is extending a trial that will see all 18-tonne DAF LFs based at its West London depot will run on Shell Gas to Liquid (GTL) fuel from Certas Energy. Following a successful pilot involving a “handful of LFs” at its Park Royal facility earlier this month, all of its trucks operating at the site will now change over to GTL. If the expanded trial is successful, the firm will switch more of its UK-wide fleet to GTL. […]
As the UK’s natural gas refuelling network grows giving operators more choice of where to fill up, some stations using more expensive refuelling technology may be forced to close, experts have warned.
TNT Express has spent £12m on 300 Euro-5 mid-range trucks as part of its fleet renewal programme.