The government must provide reassurance that cleaner lorries running on alternative fuels will last for at least 12 years if the industry is to decarbonise within the next 20 years, according to the RHA. Following an announcement this week that the UK has pulled forwards its ban on petrol and diesel cars and vans to 2035, business groups have warned that any shift to electric or alternatively fuelled vans and lorries will require a huge investment in overhauling the nation’s […]
New heights are being reached in sustainability and petrol filling stations (PFSs) are struggling. In 2020 we saw the closure of 5,000 PFSs in the UK. This shows that our moves towards a greener future are finally coming to fruition, but what does this mean for forecourts? With Starbucks set to introduce EV charge points at 15 locations in the US, and Shell’s electrification efforts at their PFSs in Fulham and Argentina, forecourts have been left with a lot to […]
Leeds City Council is to halve the daily fee for non-Euro-6 HGVs entering its clean air zone (CAZ), from £100 to £50.
13% of trucks entering London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone had to pay access charge during the first month
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.