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 […]
LHR Global Logistics has fought back against Covid-19 after furloughing its workforce and has put its success down to joining Fortec.
Government and local authorities have been urged not to “demonise diesel” but to develop a national framework instead to encourage the take up of modern, clean diesel trucks. The call came at a conference on air quality held by vehicle manufacturers’ association the SMMT.
Leyland Trucks is to participate in a DfT project designed to help operators make the transition to battery electric vehicles.