Now cheaper to charge an electric HGV than use diesel, hauliers told


 

The case for moving to electric trucks has become even more compelling after fuel prices soared to such levels that it is now cheaper to charge up an HGV than fuel a diesel model, according to freight booker Zeus Labs. It said small and medium haulage fleets are being pushed to the brink and an “anaemic government response” to the crisis is crippling owner-operator fleets. However, the cost of fuel means the industry could now pioneer a national switch to […]