Online retailer Ocado has opened a new grid-connected compressed natural gas (CNG) refuelling facility as part of a wider £3m investment in gas technology across the fleet. Sited at Ocado’s Hatfield customer fulfilment centre, it will be used to refuel 29 Iveco Stralis NP tractor units that joined the firm’s fleet last year. The trucks, which represent 20% of Ocado’s 147-strong HGV fleet, will be fuelled using blended biomethane. They are expected to reduce HGV fleet CO2 emissions by 29% […]
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Supermarket Morrisons has released its space at Ocado’s Erith customer fulfilment centre (CFC) to help address the online retailer’s capacity shortfall following a recent fire at its Andover hub.