A coalition of 27 companies is calling on the Government to bring forward a ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans to 2030.
Cars will need to meet EU limits on NOx emissions under real-world driving conditions by September 2022, following a vote by European Parliament.
The UK Government is working on a new hydrogen strategy, to be published next year, which will “deliver a world leading hydrogen market”.
Legal claims against Mercedes-Benz for emissions ‘cheating’ in England and Wales have been strengthened following a £1.6 billion settlement in the USA.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is being investigated for potential emissions cheating by authorities.
Renault and Nissan have been accused of emissions cheating by law firm Harcus Parker, which claims that up to 1.3 million cars could be fitted with a ‘defeat’ device.
Law firm PGMBM is preparing a group legal claim on behalf of owners of some Mercedes vehicles, over claims customers were misled about the emissions their vehicles produced.
Average new lease car emissions dropped to 113g/km at the end of 2019, following a surge in electric vehicle (EV) registrations.
By Deborah Saunby, sales and marketing director at Selenity
Scottish Borders Council reducing emission with Ubeeqo partnership.
Mitie was recognised by Masternaut after cutting 770 tonnes of CO2 - the equivalent of planting almost 800 trees.
Allianz partners with Institute of Vehicle Recovery (IVR) to aid repair of Electric, Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid vehicles at the roadside.
Enterprise has expanded with a second Glasgow city centre branch in Tradeston.
There have been many comments in these pages, on the importance of electrification – a deeply encouraging sign of the commitment.
Lightfoot has unveiled The Drivers’ Lottery.
Nissan has decided to ignore the government’s suggestion for emissions modifications to thousands of its polluting Qashqai models.
Awards recognise work to improve safety and reduce pollution caused by fleet vehicles.
Move will see fleet of 16,000 EVs across Europe, Japan and the US – saving more than 80,000 metric tonnes CO2 a year.
Introduction of E10 petrol would save the equivalent emissions of taking 700,000 cars off the road.
Organisations must take short-term action to cut transport emissions instead of waiting for the electric solution to arrive, says the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership.
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