International partnership aims to halve road freight’s CO2 emissions by 2050


 

A new international partnership focused on tackling road freight emissions was launched at last month’s COP21 climate change forum in Paris. Its aim is to explore the “currently untapped and unmapped potential” for reducing emissions through better fleet optimisation and collaboration between road freight operators. Truck manufacturer Scania, operators Nestlé and UPS and optimisation firm Route Monkey have all signed up to the Low Carbon Technology Partnerships initiative (LCTPi), which aims to help meet a science-based target of a 48% […]