Oxford Zero Emission Zone “a tax on trucks”, claims FTA


 

The FTA has hit out at plans for a Zero Emission Zone (ZEZ) in Oxford, which it claims are “effectively a tax on trucks and vans in areas of the city”. It is calling for Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire County Council to reconsider their strategy until zero-emission commercial vehicles become a viable alternative for local businesses. The scheme could be rolled out by December this year and will focus on an interim ‘Red Zone’ which will cover a small […]