Operators taking part in the DfT’s Low Emission Freight and Logistics trial headed to Cenex LCV at Millbrook last week to highlight progress being made in developing cleaner delivery vehicles for industry. Electric, natural gas, KERS, dual-fuel hydrogen, smart charging and aerodynamic lightweight vehicles were all on show to demonstrate the technology-neutral scope of the Innovate UK supported trial. Read more Government commits £20m to low-emission freight vehicle trials First vehicles now ready for £20m Low Emission Freight and Logistics […]
Argos has put the first of five gas-powered Scania tractor units on the road, which are designed to run solely on compressed or liquefied natural gas.
A competition offering £10m of funding to firms that can develop ways to move freight and people more efficiently is attracting strong interest.
Companies have been invited to bid for up to £15m in funding to develop low emission technology for road freight vehicles.