Tyre firm Continental has launched a “microsite” for HGV operators, explaining new CO₂ emissions regulations and how tyres can reduce fuel consumption. The European Commission (EC) introduced regulations last year, which are intended to cut CO2 emissions in trucks by 15% by 2025 and 30% by 2030. In order to ensure the reduction targets are met, the EC also launched a simulation tool called VECTO, which calculates a heavy vehicle’s fuel consumption and its emissions. Continental’s microsite contains videos and […]
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