The Mayor of London has this week launched its heavy vehicle scrappage scheme, ahead of the 1 March 2021 tightening of the Low Emission Zone (LEZ) to Euro-6 standards across the capital. It is designed to support smaller businesses with 50 or fewer employees and charities in meeting new emissions standards. The scheme offers grants of £15,000 to scrap a heavy vehicle (exceeding 3.5 tonnes) and replace it with a compliant vehicle, or to retrofit diesel vehicles up to Euro-6 […]
DPD is to trial a specially adapted 2.5-tonne electric van as it pushes forwards with its ambition of having “the greenest fleet in the UK”.
Volta Trucks said the announcement of a ban on sales of petrol and diesel vans and cars by 2030 must be extended to HGVs due to their contribution to global warming.
Geodis has been appointed by wholesaler Cotswold Fayre to manage its warehousing and the distribution of its portfolio of food and drinks to retailers across the UK, under a three-year deal.