The Pallet Network’s pallet recycling scheme, which allows partners to take their expired pallets to TPN’s hub for use in carbon-neutral energy generation, has saved 300 tonnes of wood from landfill in its first six months. The scheme started in July 2020, and had recycled 144 tonnes of pallets by November, an average of 28 tonnes a month. By mid-February it had more than doubled these figures with January alone contributing 78 tonnes. Commercial director Allen Rees said: “We’re very […]
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).
Julian Maturi, the MD of Palletways when it was sold to its current owner James Wilson in 2004, has returned to the business as an executive director.
Companies have been invited to bid for up to £15m in funding to develop low emission technology for road freight vehicles.