Councils place air-quality restrictions on commercial vehicle operators


 

Several local authorties are looking to introduce air quality measures that will restrict commercial vehicle operations, with Slough looking to introduce the first Low Emission Zone (LEZ) outside of London. Slough Borough Council has secured funding from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to develop a low emission strategy, which is set to be published in spring 2016. “The strategy is aimed at reducing NOx emissions from road transport within the borough. The objective is to comply […]