Air quality

Air quality, Smith Electric Vehicles demise and Direct Vision Standard are most read in 2017

December 28, 2017

With air quality one of the major themes dominating the political landscape and by association the road transport industry in 2017, unsurprisingly some of the most read content on Freight in the City this year related to exactly that. However it was Smith Electric Vehicle’s demise at the start of the year that was one of our most read and by association made a story about it’s bold plans from the end of 2016 another our hit of the year, […]

Air quality

Associations question London T-Charge as surcharge goes live

October 23, 2017 Carol Millett

Trade associations have questioned the effectiveness of the London T-Charge, as the new tax went live this morning (23 October). The T-Charge costs drivers of pre-Euro 4 vehicles that enter London’s congestion charge zone between 7am and 6pm on any weekday £10.00, on top of the £11.50 congestion charge. But the FTA has warned the tax may not go far enough to remove older vehicles from London’s streets Natalie Chapman, FTA head of policy for London told Freight in the […]