Volvo Trucks plans to intensify its development of gas-powered HGVS aimed at the regional and long-distance trunking market. The manufacturer said recent EU regulations continue to challenge the road haulage sector to reduce HGV emissions, with liquefied natural gas (LNG) or biogas offering a “vital part of the solution”. “Many of our customers and their customers already work hard to reduce their environmental footprint,” said Lars Mårtensson, director environment and innovation at Volvo Trucks. “This regulation will drive the development […]
Linwood, Renfrewshire logistics firm the Malcolm Group has taken delivery of 40 Volvo FM11 tractive units, following a fuel trial in which it achieved over 9mpg.
Malcolm Group has taken delivery of its first Euro-6 Volvo FM, and placed an order for 30 more, basing its decision on the performance of its existing Euro-5 FM units.
The government is to consider extending the grant system for low-emission vans to larger vehicles, the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) has revealed.