Shell has opened a hydrogen fuel pump at Beaconsfield services today; the second of three it will be introducing around London. The pump, which is the UK’s fifth hydrogen refueling point provided by ITM Power, is available to hydrogen-powered commercial vehicles of all sizes with 350 and 700 bar output. Shell already operates a hydrogen pump at Cobham services and will open a third at Gatwick North in the near future. Shell hydrogen business development manager Mike Copson told MT […]
Reducing fuel consumption will be the single biggest priority for over a third of fleet managers in 2013, a survey by fleet management systems supplier GreenRoad has suggested. Just over 35% of respondents to a question about priorities for next year cited reducing fuel costs as their most important challenge, with 20% citing compliance with regulations and 16% highlighting the need to ensure safe driving. Over two thirds of respondents said they expected fuel prices to rise modestly in 2013, […]
Bibby Distribution has had five MAN TGS LS tractive units converted into dual-fuel trucks using LPG for its work with Unipart Rail, in a move it suggested would save up to £200,000 of fuel and reduce CO2 emissions by 10% over the next five years.
A petition calling for a full investigation into possible price fixing in the UK road fuels market has generated over 32,000 signatures.