Vantastec has developed a new way to use 100% electric refrigeration units in large commercial vehicles.
Distributor to participate in real world electric vehicle fleet project.
By Tom Roberts, van expert at Vanarama
Ford says they are “the ideal solution” for urban and extra urban operations, as it moves into the latter stages of its pilot programme with 15 fleet operators.
CoolKit, a converter of temperature-controlled panel vans, has delivered five fully-electric Renault Kangoo ZE refrigerated vehicles to Petit Forestier.
Construction and engineering contractor J Murphy & Sons has added 20 Fuso Canter hybrids to its fleet, in response to London’s Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ).
London borough adopts three LDV EV80 pure electric vans, bringing it a step closer to realising its goal of being the first authority to run a fully zero-emission fleet.
Some of the UK’s largest van fleet operators – including Arval, Mitie and the London Borough of Tower Hamlets – have made the Clean Van Commitment.
By Keith Winterflood director of logistics at Wilson James
UK LCV registrations increased by 10.6% to 66,123 units in March, with growth fuelled by demand for medium and large vans, up 17.9% and 13% respectively.
Deliveroo and electric moped rental company Elmovo are offering food delivery riders in London the ability to rent an electric moped by the hour.
One in four businesses have left it late to prepare for the launch of the Ultra-Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) in London, says Europcar Mobility Group UK.
The used LCV market is showing signs of change caused by Brexit and with the introduction of the London ULEZ, according to Shoreham Vehicle Auctions (SVA).
Co-op has launched a new online delivery service with E-cargobikes.com, which will initially be available to shoppers around Chelsea, before being rolled out to further London stores.
BCA staged its first Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) sale at BCA Blackbushe on March 12, attracting a large crowd of Euro 6 compliant buyers.
PVS Group has released a new white paper, ‘PVS Talks…WLTP Type Approval for LCVs’, to give fleet decision-makers WLTP and VED insight.
More than half of the vehicles currently operating in Clean Air Zones (CAZ) are not compliant with the new Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) standards and face fines of up to £400 per day.
By Scott Chesworth, operations director at RAM Tracking.
VMS Vehicle Hire invested £10 million to refrigerate over 250 rental vans, due to an “incredibly” successful year and anticipated summer demand.
London’s ULEZ will damage small businesses while delivering limited air quality improvements, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA).