Freight in the City Expo

Freight in the City Expo: Continental explains how tyres hold the key to lowering fleet emissions

September 17, 2021 Hayley Pink

With the EU Commission’s standardised emission testing for HGV manufacturers (VECTO), designed to help the road transport industry meet CO2 reduction targets, the role of tyres in lowering emissions becomes very clear. The VECTO measurement tool was developed by the EC to standardise emission testing for heavy duty vehicle manufacturers and has an obvious impact on OEMs, driving development of fuel-saving technologies, and creating greater transparency in the truck buying process. Ahead of this year’s Freight in the City event, […]

Freight in the City Expo

Freight in the City Expo: Siemens talks seamless grid-to-vehicle approach for EV fleets

August 25, 2021 Hayley Pink

Ahead of his participation at Freight in the CIty Expo next month, Bernard Magee, director of electric vehicle charging infrastructure at Siemens GB&I explains how a seamless grid-to-vehicle approach can control energy and capital expenditure costs, simplify managing an EV fleet and deliver the vital resilience and reliability once the power is switched on.