Van and truck fleets are having to rethink last-mile delivery strategies as cities shift their priorities
The Energy Saving Trust says that the deadline for applications for councils to apply for e-cargo funding has been extended until March 27.
Electric Assisted Vehicles Limited (EAV) has revealed a fully temperature-controlled last-mile delivery e-cargo bike - the EAVcool Cargo.
Gnewt by Menzies Distribution has delivered its 500,000th parcel for ASOS through a trial, which sees the company use a mixture of electric vans and human porters.
The Government has been accused of ignoring the freight industry, with no mention of HGVs in its ‘Future of Mobility Urban Strategy’ report.
Ford is trialing a new ‘warehouse on wheels’ digital delivery service with Gnewt which it says could cut traffic and emissions and improve delivery times.
With a range of 186 miles on a single charge, the Ez-Pro is intended to keep going all day
A last-mile delivery concept using self-driving, electric pods called Ez-Pro has been unveiled by Renault at the Hannover Motor Show in Germany.