The UK’s first 27-tonne, curtainside battery EV has taken to the roads after construction sector supplier CCF launched the truck and raised the bar on environmental standards. The company, part of Travis Perkins, spent three years working in collaboration with Electra in order to complete zero emission customer deliveries in London. With a charge time of seven hours and the capacity to cover 120 miles on a full charge, the BEV has been awarded a five-star rating under the Capital’s […]
The FTA has warned that a proposed low emission zone for Birmingham, along with a road user charging scheme, lorry restrictions and greater implementation of consolidation centres put forward by the city council, could have a damaging effect on freight deliveries in and around the city.
London haulier ELB Partners has joined mounting criticism of the Mayor’s decision to reintroduce the congestion charge, branding the move “insane”.