Logistics UK said the Welsh government must reverse its decision to freeze all road building projects while it reviews the impact on the climate emergency, describing it as “a step back”. Earlier this week, the country’s deputy minister for climate change said it would not reach its statutory target of Net Zero emissions by 2050 if it continued to encourage more people to drive. As a result, the government announced that it would pivot away from building new roads and […]
Logistics UK has urged the government to carefully consider the locations of 29 temporary lorry parks it has proposed to build to ease pressure on hauliers after Brexit.
Demand for gas-powered trucks more than doubled last year, despite the Covid-19 pandemic, and could triple this year as operators and their customers ramp up efforts to meet net zero targets, according to industry experts.