Initiatives to reduce noise pollution were celebrated at the John Connell Awards 2018, held at the Palace of Westminster this week (24 October). The awards, run by the Noise Abatement Society, are now in their 17th year. They acknowledge the importance of the quality of sound in people’s lives and recognise companies that strive to reduce the negative impact of unnecessary noise. Winning the Quiet Logistics Award category, sponsored by the FTA, was ThermoKing and Frigoblock for their low-noise transport […]
John Lewis Partnership (JLP) has had 38 of its Daf CFs converted into dual-fuel units, running on a mixture of diesel and compressed natural gas (CNG).
Freight operators are encouraged to enter this year’s Noise Abatement Society (NAS) John Connell Awards to highlight efforts made in reducing the sound made by deliveries into urban or residential areas.
Natural gas fuel supplier CNG Fuels is promising to cut fleet operators running costs with the launch of its renewable biomethane fuel, which it claims is 40% cheaper than diesel and emits 70% less CO2.