Leeds City Council has become the latest local authority to ask government to delay the start date of its clean air zone (CAZ) as it deals with the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic. Originally due to be rolled out from 28 September, the council has now urged government to allow this to be postponed “until further notice” in a statement it issued to the self-employed community on 27 March. Leeds’ delay follows closely on from Birmingham City Council, which last […]
Ocado has added another six Iveco Stralis CNG trucks to its fleet, with another 14 due to enter service shortly.
A new ‘split cycle’ engine that uses liquid nitrogen to achieve thermodynamic performance is claimed to save operators up to £9,000 per truck each year and slash harmful tailpipe emissions.
A “nonsensical” charging clean air zone (CAZ) could wreak economic damage on Tyneside and should be ditched in favour of a toll system on three bridges over the River Tyne, council leaders have warned.