Southampton City Council has abandoned plans to charge vehicles to enter its proposed clean air zone (CAZ). It said £15m-worth of air quality projects already in action over the past three years have slashed nitrogen dioxide (NOx) levels by 24% in the most polluted areas. These include cleaner city buses, freight consolidation, cleaner fuels used at the port and the introduction of low-emission taxis. The council has also proposed a series of measures it said would further reduce NOx to […]
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Leeds and Birmingham councils are to “significantly postpone” the January 2020 start dates of their clean air zones (CAZs) after a government delay to an essential online tool it is developing.