TfL has put up £50,000 towards a new freight hub in Hammersmith, which is intended to reduce traffic and congestion in the capital. The investment is one of a raft of measures TfL is funding to ease congestion and improve air quality. It is intended that the various initiatives will be match-funded by the individual businesses involved in the projects. In Hammersmith, TfL said the aim was for 50% of companies involved in the area’s Business Improvement District (BID) – […]
With London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) having launched on 8 April, LoCITY took the focus of its latest industry roadshow beyond this world-first policy and into the future of cleaner fuels for commercial vehicles.
One industry observer’s slightly jaundiced view of the home delivery vans cluttering up his street.
The FTA has urged TfL to create immediate incentives for greener freight vehicles, such as a reduced Congestion Charge, if it wants to accelerate its vision of London becoming the ultra-low-emission vehicle capital of Europe.