The warning from the Freight Transport Association (FTA) comes as a consultation on London’s proposed Direct Vision Standard (DVS) is launched today (Tuesday, January 8).
Nissan is to re-use end-of-life Leaf electric vehicle batteries in portable battery packs which can be used to power tools and equipment.
A lack of recharging and refuelling infrastructure suitable for electric and other alternatively-powered trucks across the EU threatens CO2 targets, says the ACEA.
Copart has announced that Jane Pocock, former chief excecutive at Vans Direct, is the new UK managing director.
Pan-European transport and logistics firm Jost Group has added 30 new LNG-powered Iveco Stralis NP trucks to its fleet.
Mitsubishi has showcased the new L200 pick up, which will go on sale in the UK next summer.