Westminster Council and Veolia launch 60-strong electric waste fleet


 

One of the largest electric waste and street cleansing fleets in the UK has been unveiled by Westminster Council and partner Veolia. The 60-strong new and upcycled EVs include e-RCVs, e-trikes and e-sweepers and will allow an 89% reduction in CO2 emissions compared to diesel alternatives. The council said the move also cleans up the air and improves noise pollution. Veolia helped Westminster install smart charging infrastructure across the West End, with the Farm Street depot in Mayfair now being […]