DAF is partnering with Dutch technology firm VDL Groep to produce a fully electric CF truck. The zero-emission, low-noise 4×2 tractor unit has been developed for up to 40-tonne distribution operations within urban areas in which single or double-axle semi-trailers are typically used. It features a 100km (62 miles) range on one charge, with fast charging of batteries achieved in 30 minutes, or a full charge in around 90 minutes. The CF Electric will be powered by a 210W electric […]
Motor Transport and Birmingham City Council invite operators to free clean air roadshow on 10 October
Operators affected by the Birmingham Clean Air Zone (CAZ) are invited to attend a free half-day event, hosted by Motor Transport in partnership with the city council, to learn about the scheme’s progress and gain invaluable advice for keeping your fleet compliant.
Scania, Nestlé, UPS and Route Monkey have signed up to a new international partnership focused on tackling road freight emissions.
Operators can cut their CO2 emissions and help re-green arid drylands in Africa under an initiative launched this week by Webfleet Solutions and charity JustDiggit.