BP has unveiled plans to invest up to £50m in a new electric vehicle (EV) battery testing centre and analytical laboratory in the UK. Planned to open by the end of 2024, the new facilities will be located at the company’s existing global headquarters for its Castrol business in Pangbourne, Berkshire, and will support the technology, engineering and science roles. The site already undertakes research and development of fuels, lubricants and EV fluids and aims to become a leading hub […]
Industrial developer Panattoni is set to start work on the second phase of its 1.6 million sq ft industrial park in Northampton.
Watch on demand: Urban innovation and electric city trucks in spotlight at first Freight in the City webinar
A brand-new series of Freight in the City webinars kicked off on 11 February with a focus on urban innovation and electric delivery vehicles, in partnership with Renault Trucks UK and Ireland. MT takes a look at some of the key themes explored in this engaging session.
Greater Manchester is asking for £98m of government funding to help local HGV, coach, van and minibus operators upgrade their fleets to Euro-6 standard ahead of the launch of its clean air zone (CAZ) in the spring of 2022.