The EU Transport Council has welcomed plans to dramatically extend the number of alternative fuel stations around Europe. In a debate on 11 March attended by UK secretary of state for transport, Patrick McLoughlin, ministers broadly welcomed the initiative. The initiative, which was put forward by the European Commission in January, involves an ambitious plan to ensure the build-up of alternative fuel stations including those for liquefied and compressed natural gas (LNG/CNG) and electric vehicle charging points across Europe. Under […]
Hoyer Group has hailed its “highest turnover in its history” but conceeded challenges remain for its UK division.
County Dublin family-run haulier Dixon International has switched to Michelin X Line Energy tyres across its 110-strong truck fleet after a trial revealed significant fuel savings. Us of the X Line tyres in a six month trial involving six tractive units on international work demonstrated an average 5.2% fuel saving.