XPO is working to cut Mazda UK’s emissions by using HVO-powered trucks to make deliveries across the car manufacturer’s parts distribution network. XPO’s distribution fleet has 200 trucks running on Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) in the UK and Ireland. The fuel is produced from vegetable oil, tallow or used cooking oil. HVO-powered trucks emit up […]
HVS awarded share of £6.6m government funding to develop the ‘world’s first self-driving hydrogen HGV’
Glasgow-based Hydrogen Vehicle Systems (HVS) has revealed that the consortium it leads, Hub2Hub, has been awarded £6.6m to develop and deliver what it describes as ‘a revolutionary, world-first autonomous zero-emission HGV for the UK market’. Hub2Hub will create a self-driving heavy goods tractor unit, which will begin vehicles trials in 2024 with the Asda supermarket […]
Supermarket chain Iceland has reduced its operational carbon footprint by nearly three quarters (74%) since 2011, ensuring it is well ahead of schedule to hit the government’s target of being carbon neutral by 2050.
Gregory Distribution is to power its milk transport operation with Bio-LNG following the arrival this week of 12 new Volvo FM Globetrotter LNG 6×2 tractor units at its Cullompton depot.