Hermes has ordered 30 compressed natural gas-powered (CNG) IVECO Stralis NPs after a successful six-month trial. The parcels firm said each truck is expected to reduce the fleet’s greenhouse gas emissions by around 80% compared with a conventional diesel counterpart. This equates to around 4,500 tonnes of CO2 per year. The trucks have been supplied by Cartwright Fleet Services and will be based at Hermes’ super hub in Rugby, Warwickshire. They will be running on biomethane supplied by CNG Fuels, which […]
Hermes is piloting a service in London involving ‘pedestrian couriers’ unloading parcels from Ford vans, which it said reduces vehicle emissions for final mile deliveries.
Hermes has added seven more gas-powered Iveco tractor units to its 400-strong HGV fleet.