MAN Truck and Bus enjoyed its best year for truck sales for a decade in 2018 but speaking at a press conference yesterday UK MD Thomas Hemmerich warned that the “legislative environment going forward is hard to read so is more challenging than before”. These challenges include automation, digitisation, connectivity and alternative fuels, and one of the biggest is the steep cuts on C02 emissions required by the European Commission – 15% by 2025 and 30% by 2030 for trucks […]
A bin lorry at the end of its normal working life has been repowered with a zero-emission, all-electric motor for a trial taking place in Greenwich, London.
UK freight operators interested in alternative fuels and retrofit technology to reduce fleet emissions are invited to a free-to-attend LoCITY event on 20 March.
The government has confirmed that it plans to trial truck platoons on the UK’s strategic road network in the 2016 spring Budget.