XPO expands use of biofuel for Tour de France contract


 

XPO will be the official transport support partner of the Tour de France again this year, using a fleet largely fuelled by hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO). It first piloted biofuel at the 2021 event with a truck running on B100 made from rapeseed oil. This year – XPO’s 42nd as Tour de France partner – it will be running 42 HGVs, 18 of which will be running on HVO. It said the alternative-fuel fleet should use 49,000 litres of HVO […]