The government is ramping up its zero carbon agenda, but how keen are HGV operators to jump onboard when the technology is struggling to keep pace with the demands of running a fleet of vehicles? Last month (November) prime minister Boris Johnson set out a £12bn ‘Ten Point Plan’ to spearhead his so-called Green Industrial Revolution. As part of the drive to achieve net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 it is accelerating the development of offshore wind and low […]
An “infrastructure revolution” has been announced by Chancellor Sajid Javid in the government’s spending review, with investment in roads and motorways.
The government should make the use of longer semi-trailers (LSTs) a permanent fixture on the UK’s roads following the successful outcome of its trial, according to the FTA.