DPD has announced it will be trialling Scandinavian start-up Volta Trucks’ 16-tonne electric delivery vehicle in the New Year. The Volta Zero model will be tested within London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone to support DPD’s micro-depot strategy. Confirming the partnership, Olly Craughan, corporate social responsibility (CSR) general manager at DPD Group UK, said: “The vehicle is an ideal fit for our Urban Logistics strategy; and the fact that it will be the most sustainable commercial vehicle is a fantastic achievement […]
The government is to consider extending the grant system for low-emission vans to larger vehicles, the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) has revealed.
DPD has started offering its new service Precise, which allows customers to select their own hour delivery slot.
Selby District Council has confirmed that planning permission has finally been granted for a development at Olympia Park, subject to a Section 106 agreement.