JLP John Lewis Partnership (JLP) has committed to a zero-carbon commercial vehicle fleet by 2045, with an interim target of fully fossil-free vehicles by the early 2030s.A plan spanning JLP’s 600 heavy trucks, 750 refrigerated trailers, 1,750 home delivery vans and light trucks and 20 farm vehicles has been developed. JLP began trials of two Waitrose-branded, biomethane-fuelled Scania 4×2 tractor units in 2016. The successful pilot scheme was followed by the introduction of a further 83 biomethane-fuelled vehicles between 2017 […]
Thanks to the generosity of the 1,600 guests at the Motor Transport Awards held on 6 July – and some superb prizes donated by sponsors – international road safety charity Transaid raised over £17,000 to support its work saving lives in Africa.
Volta Trucks said it hopes to roll out its first electric vehicle later this year after the value of its order books hit $260m.
Fleet Van of the Year at the 2018 Motor Transport Awards went to the Peugeot Partner. Watch Peugeot win on Motor Transport TV, sponsored by the RHA. Fleet Van of the Year sponsored by Close Brothers Vehicle Hire Winner: Peugeot Partner