With carbon-reduction now a core focus for HGV operators and their customers, the latest generation of sustainable drop-in fuels, such as HVO (hydrotreated vegetable oil), could provide a solution. Freight in the City has therefore partnered with DAF Trucks to bring to life the potential of using HVO across your fleet in a topical webinar taking place on Wednesday 16 June. You will learn from DAF Trucks how HVO is compatible with existing Euro-6 models without needing any engine modifications […]
Hermes Sustainability is at the forefront of Hermes’ operating model as it recognises the impact of its transport supply chain on the environment. To improve environmental performance within its trunking operations, in 2020 Hermes added seven new CNG vehicles, taking the total to 90 CNG tractor units. The business is also trialling an industry-first 12-tonne CNG vehicle. In London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone, Hermes runs a fleet of fully electric vans to deliver parcels through its ParcelShop network and is […]
Motor Transport Awards 2021 shortlist: Urban Delivery Operator of the Year – sponsored by My Transport Planner
DPD UK DPD continues to transform its urban operation with more micro depots and the wider deployment of its all-electric fleet – 10% of the fleet now operates emission-free. DPD’s 25-25-25 strategy to decarbonise all deliveries in 25 UK cities by 2025 is under way with diesel vehicles taken off the UK’s streets and unproductive mileage slashed to create a more efficient operation. This will lead to 42,000 tonnes of CO2 savings or the equivalent of planting 170,000 trees by […]
Motor Transport Awards 2021 shortlist: Operational Excellence Award – sponsored by EV Cargo Solutions
Air Products Safety is something Air Products takes very seriously, along with ensuring customers do not experience interruptions to their gas supply.