‘Ring fence freight scrappage fund,’ urges BVRLA


 

The next government must establish a new, ring-fenced freight scrappage fund to help operators working within Clean Air Zones (CAZ) to upgrade their lorries, according to the BVRLA. The rental and leasing organisation has produced a seven-point manifesto, which it said provides “clear, costed policy measures that will help tackle air quality” and accelerate the transition to a net-zero emission economy. It said the average rental or leased HGV is nearly half as old as the UK average (3.3 years […]