RHA has slammed Bath City Council for launching its Clean Air Zone (CAZ) in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic. Bath’s CAZ has gone live today (15 March), making it the first CAZ of its kind in England outside of London. Daily charges will apply seven days a week, with non-Euro-6 trucks and coaches charged £100 a day and non-compliant mini-buses, taxis and vans charged £9 a day. Automatic number plate recognition cameras have been installed on all roads leading […]
Freight operators delivering into Scotland are invited to attend a free half-day workshop to learn how plans for Low Emission Zones (LEZs) in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Dundee will affect them.
An announcement is expected before the end of this week detailing how the HGV Road User Levy is to be enforced in Northern Ireland.
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.