In the first month of operation 13% of all trucks entering London’s Ultra-Low Emission Zone each day weren’t Euro-6, motortransport.co.uk has learnt. London’s ULEZ was launched in April this year and operates within the same footprint as the London Congestion Charge Zone. However, unlike the congestion charge zone the ULEZ operates 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Trucks entering the zone must meet the Euro-6 emissions standard or face a charge of £100 a day. According to TfL, […]
Current traffic management policy is seriously flawed, adding to congestion, encouraging dangerous driving, increasing fuel consumption and emissions, and costing vehicle operators and tax payers a fortune, a new report from the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) has suggested.
While gas trucks are still a rare sight on UK roads, buses operating in towns and cities have been running on natural gas for years.