UK Government calls for action to tackle particulate matter released from tyres and brakes
A new report, released today, is urging the Government to support flexible, pay-as-you-go forms of motoring.
By Tim Watts, managing director of Fleet Department
Announcement on future BIK tax rates also anticipated ‘very soon’ says Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV).
Bristol City Council has launched a public consultation to establish which air quality measures it will introduce.
The Government will launch a new consultation this summer with the intention of increasing the penalties for vehicles left idling.
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced that he will close 12 miles of streets in the capital to most traffic on Sunday, September 22.
Pod Point is once again making its 2,000-strong public charging network free on Clean Air Day, to promote the benefits of electric vehicles.
Long-term tax incentives, improved lead times and more rapid charge points are needed if the Government is to meet its ‘net zero’ emissions pledge.
Fuel labels campaign aims to help educate drivers on the benefits of biofuels.
But rising demand for ultra-low emission company cars may not save manufacturers from being fined billions of pounds by the EU for not meeting emissions target.
A Government survey shows almost half of drivers (48%) are likely to opt for an ultra-low emission vehicle (ULEV) to replace their current car.
Heathrow is proposing to implement an ultra-low emission zone (ULEZ) to target older, more polluting passenger cars and private hire vehicles from 2022.
The City of London Corporation has voted to make the Square Mile the first area in the UK with a 15mph speed limit, subject to Government approval.
Defra has told Coventry to introduce a clear air zone (CAZ) after rejecting the council's plans to tackle pollution in the city.
Fleets should consider models from the growing number of RDE2-compliant diesel cars and not simply discard them in favour of petrol, says Fleet Logistics.
British carmaker posted a £358 million loss in its latest set of annual financial results – despite returning to profitability in Q4.
A project to deliver a zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell ambulance is one of 22 schemes to receive a share of £25 million in Government funding.
A council leader is calling for instant “four-figure fines” for company vehicle drivers who leave their engines running while parked.
Lex Autolease has already committed £467,000 from its £1 million electric vehicle (EV) fund since it launched at the start of the year.
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