DFDS has launched a climate action plan which will require third-party haulier trucks to cut their fleets emissions. The move is part of the ferry operator’s plans to cut its carbon emissions by up to 35% over the next 10 years as part of wider plans to become carbon neutral by 2050. Other goals include cutting emissions from its own fleet of trucks and its port equipment and, wherever possible, the introduction of electric trucks. DFDS’ ferry and logistics network […]
The Unite union has accused DFDS of using Covid-19 as an excuse to make dozens of redundancies in its Immingham workforce and reduce overtime rates, potentially affecting freight routes.
Decarbonising UK road transport at the rate required to achieve the government’s net-zero carbon emissions target by 2050 will require much greater emphasis on developing renewable bio and synthetic fuels for use in conventional internal combustion engines (ICE), according to the influential Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).
Kier Group has taken delivery of a 100% electric welfare van from Renault Trucks as part of its green fleet expansion plan.