Low Emissions - Articles and news items

Thau Agglo order two electric buses for France

Industry news  •  8 May 2017  •  Eurotransport

Two Solaris 8.9 electric buses have been ordered by transport operator, Thau Agglo for Frontignon in France.

Government publishes its Air Quality plan for consultation

Industry news  •  5 May 2017  •  Eurotransport

The government has published a draft plan to improve air quality by reducing nitrogen dioxide levels in the UK.

Bus service operators must look to the future

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  4 May 2017  •  Phil Bulman, Director and Transport Sector Specialist at Vendigital

Phil Bulman from Vendigital discusses what bus service operators must do in light of the government’s Air Quality Plan.

London Mayor announces plans for the Ultra Low Emission Zone

Industry news  •  4 April 2017  •  Eurotransport

London Mayor has announced proposals for the most-polluting vehicles to pay a daily charge to drive within central London.

Scania pledges to switch to fossil free electricity by 2020

Industry news  •  4 April 2017  •  Eurotransport

Scania, has pledged to utilise fossil-free electricity wherever possible by 2020 and is developing energy-efficient transport solutions.

Madrid’s bus renewal programme takes a further step

Industry news  •  13 March 2017  •  Rachael Harper

Scania will deliver a further 160 gas city buses to the Spanish capital as part of Madrid’s complete bus renewal programme.

London mayor Sadiq Khan launches Low Emission Bus Zone‎

Industry news  •  9 March 2017  •  Rachael Harper

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, today delivered London’s first ever Low Emission Bus Zone in one of the most polluted areas of London: Putney High Street.

EVs: Supporting The Next Generation of Transport

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  9 March 2017  •  Keir Pimblett and Alex Underwood

Against a backdrop of health concerns due to pollution, the stage is set for the rise of Electric Vehicles as part of a country’s transport objective.