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 […]
London Councils’ transport committee chair was unable to explain what “light touch” enforcement will actually mean during the Olympics at a select committee evidence session last week (23 May). Responding to Transport Committee member Paul Maynard’s call for clarification over the issuing of Penalty Charge Notices (PCN), Catherine West said the capital’s councils had to strike a difficult balancing act between looking after residents and keeping the city running. West said: “Certainty over regulations? Clearly the freight industry understands what […]
TfL is inviting operators to head to London’s Excel for the fifth Clocs progress exhibition taking place on 23 March.
Amazon has almost doubled the number of London postcodes its Amazon Fresh service is available in, less than a month after it began offering fresh grocery delivery in the city.