British Gas has placed an order for 1,000 Vauxhall Vivaro-e electric vans and says further orders will follow as it transitions to an all-electric fleet.
Slow progress of technology and charging infrastructure blamed for delay.
A strong emphasis on staff training has seen young driver accident rate cut from 45% to 4%
British Gas has enjoyed more than a year of improved traction and mobility across its 13,000-strong commercial vehicle fleet, thanks to Michelin CrossClimate tyres.
British Gas has once again turned to Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles to renew its fleet, as part of the company’s planned vehicle replacement programme.
British Gas employees are being transported between the company’s network of offices in a pair of fully-electric Mercedes-Benz people-carriers.
ATS Euromaster has won a significant new contract with British Gas to fit and service tyres across the energy provider’s fleet of 13,000 vans.
British Gas has placed an immediate order for 50 all-electric e-NV200 vans, with a further 50 to be delivered by the end of the calendar year, following a six-month winter trial.
British Gas is trialling 28 Nissan e-NV200 vans throughout the winter to determine the future viability of 100% electric vehicle technology.