Van-makers are looking at whether hydrogen could provide commercial fleet operators with the range and payload to successfully make the switch to electric.
Cleanology has taken delivery of a fleet of four new all-electric Nissan e-NV200 electric vans following a deal signed with the manufacturer in the autumn.
Ford E-Transit van and converted chassis cab models are set to begin trials with last-mile and supermarket delivery operators as well as utilities providers.
National Car Parks (NCP) has appointed Alphabet as its new fleet funding and management provider as it begins to electrify its fleet.
Bromford has taken delivery of its first electric Vauxhall Vivaro-e vans, as it begins a phased approach to electrifying its fleet.
The manufacturer says that large national and international operators are showing strong interest in electric vehicles (EVs).
Mitie has ordered 655 electric Vivaro-e vans as it continues to transition its fleet to electric power.
West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) has a struck a fleet deal with the London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) for the VN5 electric van.
Consultation on implementation expected to launch later this year.
ABB and Amazon Web Services (AWS) have struck a deal to develop a cloud-based digital solution for the real-time fleet management of electric vehicles (EVs).
Veolia is trialling two electric pedal tricycles in Westminster, specially designed for on-street waste collection.
The Government has provided £54 million of funding for three projects to develop hydrogen powertrain technology for use in commercial vehicles and buses.
The Government has been criticised for cutting the plug-in van and truck grants just as commercial operators begin deploying electric vehicles (EVs).
Van and truck fleets are having to rethink last-mile delivery strategies as cities shift their priorities
Zemo Partnership has published an updated Clean Vehicle Retrofit Technology Guide to coincide with the launch of Bath’s clean air zone (CAZ).
The London Borough of Waltham Forest unveils new fleet of electric vehicles.
A new fleet of electric refuse trucks have been introduced to the streets of Manchester by Biffa.
Arrival has unveiled its new fully-electric van which will be starting public road trials with key customers this summer.
The City of London Corporation claims it will become the first UK local authority to run a fully electric fleet of refuse collection vehicles.
FedEx wants to achieve carbon-neutral operations globally by 2040, with the electrification of its parcel pickup and delivery fleet key to achieving its goal.