Scotland funds £2m to make bus fleet greener

Scotland is providing funding worth £2 million to make its bus fleet greener. Transport Minister Humza Yousaf said the latest round of support will see 46 new low emissions buses introduced by three key operators – First Scotland East, Lothian Buses and Stagecoach East Scotland. The new investment is part of the Scottish Green Bus Fund […]

More buses to be fitted with green tech

Nearly 450 buses in England will be fitted with green technology to cut harmful emissions. A total of 18 local authorities will share £7 million under the Department for Transport’s Clean Bus Technology Fund. They had to show evidence the technology would cut emissions by at least 50% to win the funding. They will retrofit […]

£1.4m green funding to cut bus pollution

The Government has pledged £1.4 million of extra cash for projects to reduce air pollution from public transport. The latest round of funding sees Brighton and Hove, Sunderland, Oxford, York and Swale borough councils offered grants between £23,700 and £750,000 to retrofit 92 buses with exhaust emission reduction technology. Transport Minister Baroness Kramer said: “This […]