The UK government has been accused of ‘passing the buck’ over clean air policies and ignoring practical solutions to reduce emissions. Addressing the inaugural Pro Tect Solutions conference on compliance at the Haynes Motor Museum in Somerset, Howard Cox, a founder of FairFuelUK (FFUK), said the government’s refusal to own and lead on poor air quality will result in hauliers paying the price for draconian clean air zones (CAZs) set up ad hoc by local authorities. He blasted transport secretary […]
Leeds City Council has outlined its final clean air zone (CAZ) plans, to be submitted to government following board approval later this month.
Researchers at Aston University have claimed commercial fleets could halve their emissions and better meet clean air targets using new technology which imitates how ants share knowledge and scales it up to optimise routes around busy cities.
A targeted vehicle renewal scheme to help small businesses replace older lorries is being called for by city mayors across England and Wales.