The Government is being urged to overhaul motoring taxation and replace it with road pricing as part of its plans for a ‘green’ recovery.
Covid-19 can provide the catalyst for a green transport revolution, according to the transport secretary, Grant Shapps.
Grant Shapps MP, secretary of state for transport, has been announced as the headline speaker at the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) conference, which takes place online on July 15.
Transport secretary Grant Shapps to speak at the LowCVP Annual Conference 2020 on July 15.
The 2020 LowCVP Conference will focus on how the UK can seize the opportunity for an investment-led green recovery in road transport as we emerge from Covid-19.
The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) has published its new annual work programme with net zero as the clear, ultimate destination.
The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) has announced James McGeachie as its new technical and programme director.
By Andy Eastlake, managing director of the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership
The Electric Vehicle Energy Taskforce has made a series of recommendations to enable the efficient integration of electric vehicles (EVs).
Fleet decision-makers are split over when the sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans should be phased out, or whether it should happen at all.
The Government says there is a need to go “further and faster” to reduce transport emissions to reach its net zero emissions target by 2050.
By Andy Eastlake, managing director, Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership
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.
LowCVP says that compact, lightweight electric or low-emission vehicles have the potential to provide mobility solutions for people living in towns and cities.
The LowCVP's 2019 Annual Conference, taking place in Westminster, London, on Monday, July 8, will focus on the low carbon fuels agenda.
Energy and automotive industries will be brought together by the newly-formed Electric Vehicle Energy Taskforce to plan for the changes needed as EV use rises.
Instead of using the car to get from A to B, private and business motorists will choose multi-modal options, experts predict.
High profile speakers at the annual conference will discuss what the most effective ways are to motivate consumers and fleets to change their vehicle choices.
Andy Burnham has called for a bold approach to driving down transport emissions at the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership’s Moving North Conference.
The Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA) has updated the environmental label for new cars to highlight which models will be hit by diesel tax supplement rises this month.
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