As we know, the government plans to end the sale of petrol and diesel powered cars and vans by 2030. Provided the industry can produce enough electric vehicles by then, there seem to be few barriers to ensuring the date is met. It’s a different story where heavy trucks are concerned though and diesel powered vehicles are likely to still be keeping us supplied after 2030. Even so, under the EU VECTO plan (Vehicle Energy Consumption Calculation Tool), carbon dioxide […]
Bandvulc Plus+, the tyre management business of truck tyre retreader Bandvulc, has won a contract to provide services for Felixstowe-based Searon Logistics.
FairFuelUK (FFUK) is calling for an investigation into the UK fuel market. FFUK wants the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) to take the issue on, after a report commissioned for G20 Finance Ministers warned oil traders may have been artificially inflating wholesale prices. It also wants the financial regulators to look at whether traders and speculators have, in the style of the banks and the Libor rate, “fiddled” the benchmark trading price for oil. In a statement the campaign group […]
Plumb Centre owner Wolseley UK has purchased ten Daf CF85s as part of its fleet replacement programme.