A fully electric refuse truck has taken to the streets in Gloucestershire in a bid to make the entire district carbon neutral. Ubico, which handles waste on behalf of Stroud district council, trialled the e-One electric truck, converted from a diesel-powered vehicle to an electric drivetrain. It is one of the first full electric refuse vehicle conversions in the UK. It was used on rounds in Stonehouse and Upton St Leonards, covering 55km and performing 1054 bin lifts and the […]
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Last month’s third High Court defeat by environmental law firm ClientEarth has really put the government under the cosh over tackling air pollution.
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