Wales is to freeze new road building projects during a review of highway schemes which will consider the impact of road transport on the climate emergency. The move is part of a goal to radically reduce pollution in Wales in order to meet statutory Net Zero emission targets by 2050. Announcing the road building freeze later today (22 June) in the Senedd, Lee Waters, deputy minister for climate change, will say: “Since 1990, Welsh emissions have fallen by 31%. But […]
The decision to ban all but Euro-6 trucks from working on the HS2 rail project is “virtue signalling”, the RHA said this week
The government has committed to a target of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
Hauliers are still facing serious issues travelling via Welsh ports to Ireland which is resulting in a major fall-off of trade through the ports, according to the RHA.